The judge presiding over Roger Clemens’ perjury trial has declared a mistrial over over inadmissible evidence shown to jurors that could have prejudiced them against the former Yankees star.
Prosecutors said Wednesday that needles and cotton balls Brian McNamee used to inject Roger Clemens tested positive for Clemens’ DNA and anabolic steroids. As for Clemens’ defense? They say the evidence was faked.
Roger Clemens’ lead lawyer, Rusty Hardin, found out the hard way that U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton isn’t to be messed with. In preliminary discussions before the jury arrived Wednesday, Walton reacted sharply when Hardin appeared to refer to the proceedings as a “circus.”
Roger Clemens’ attorney revealed Tuesday that the former Yankees star plans to begin his perjury defense by questioning lawmakers’ investigation into the Mitchell Report.
Former Yankees fireballer Roger Clemens is in the midst of a tedious and humbling process that is one of the most important parts of his trial on charges of lying about drug use — selecting the jury members who will decide his fate.
The high court on Tuesday refused to hear an appeal from former Yankees star Roger Clemens, who has an upcoming perjury trial in Washington, regarding his former trainer Brian McNamee.
A New Yorker who says she was raped by her ex-boyfriend contends she was victimized a second time when he set up an elaborate ruse to frame her for armed robberies she did not commit.
Police searched the offices of the Toronto Blue Jays and turned over documents in connection with the perjury case against seven-time Cy Young winner Roger Clemens.