For a brief moment, it looked like Wilson was going to go free. A district judge ruled that his 10 year sentence was a violation of cruel and unusual punishment. But, unbelievably, the
I hope Wilson is freed, and soon. And hope that the Georgia political establishment does take a close look at the prosecutor who is driving this travesty against justice.
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UPDATE: I'm informed that the State AG, who now has jurisdiction over the case and who announced the appeal is an African-American Democrat. An intriguing fact that does not make his decision any less disgusting (and all the more inexplicable).