Sandusky lawyers may use NBC tape error in appeal

by Blogburger on June 25, 2012

* Judge rejected mistrial call after jury given accurate transcript * Defence attorneys also sought to resign over trial scheduling * Sandusky faces more than 400 years in prison after conviction By Chris Francescani June 24 (Reuters) – Lawyers for Jerry Sandusky sought a mistrial before his conviction for child sex abuse on the grounds that prosecutors showed jurors an inaccurate version of a bombshell NBC News interview with the former football coach, and the mistake may now form part of the basis for an appeal. In response to a subpoena, NBC News turned over three versions of Bob Costas’ NBC News interview with Sandusky, which aired last November on different NBC shows. One of those…


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