Dallas DA’s initiative found exonerating DNA evidence
By: Associated Press - Texarkana Gazette
• Michael Phillips looks to the gallery during a court hearing Friday in Dallas. Texas prosecutors said a project to review untested rape kits proved the innocence of Phillips, who says he pleaded guilty to a 1990 rape because his attorney advised him to avoid trial.
DALLAS—A Dallas man who prosecutors say did not commit a 1990 rape for which he served 12 years in prison should be exonerated based on recent DNA testing he did not request, a judge recommen...