Rogue prosecutor’s influence on hair expert’s testimony highlighted in ruling overturning conviction

Originally posted on Wrongful Convictions Blog:
The January 26 opinion overturning the conviction of Massachusetts inmate George D. Perrot, which you can read about here, was important in several respects. First and foremost, the opinion written by Hampden County Superior Court Judge Robert J. Kane was important because it could lead to the release of Perrot 30 years after…