Clemens Accuses Prosecutors Of Provoking Mistrial

Law360, New York (August 29, 2011, 7:02 PM EDT) -- Former Major League Baseball ace Roger Clemens fired back Friday at federal prosecutors' response to his request for dismissal of perjury charges and an order prohibiting another trial, accusing the government of intentionally trying to orchestrate a mistrial after its case had gone sour.

In a response to the government's reply to Clemens’ motion to dismiss his indictment and prohibit retrial in Washington, counsel for Clemens took aim at prosecutors’ arguments that the action that caused a mistrial in the case was not intentional, but a...
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