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Are there constitutional (and ethical) issues raised by allowing the family of murder victims to hire lawyers to assist prosecutors as "associate attorneys" in capital prosecution?

The question in the title of this post is prompted by this very interesting local article from Kansas headlined "Despite doubts, judge allows private prosecutors in case of two slain deputies."  Here is the story, with one particular line emphasized: Over the objections of defense lawyers, and despite his own misgivings, a Wyandotte County judge said Wednesday he must allow private attorneys to assist in the prosecution of a man charged with killing two sheriff’s deputies. Antoine Fielder, 30, ...
Tags: Law, Kansas, Baths, Kansas Supreme Court, DuPree, Wyandotte County, Douglas A Berman, Rohrer, Mark Dupree, Theresa King, Patrick Rohrer, Antoine Fielder, Tom Bath, Tricia Bath Because Fielder, Kansas Death Penalty Defense Unit, Jeff Dazey

Kansas school resource officer charged with fondling teens

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Wyandotte County prosecutors say a Kansas City, Kansas, school resource officer is charged with fondling at least three teenagers. District Attorney Mark Dupree said Thursday that 57-year-old Michael Eugene English Sr. was charged Thursday with three counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child. Dupree says a parent contacted police […]
Tags: News, Ap, Kansas, Kansas City Kansas, DuPree, Wyandotte County, Kansas City Kan, Nation & World, Mark Dupree, Michael Eugene English Sr

DA: No charges against Regents member in domestic situation

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Wyandotte County District Attorney’s Office says it will not file charges against a member of the Kansas Board of Regents who was arrested in a domestic battery case. A spokesman for District Attorney Mark Dupree says an investigation into allegations against Ann Brandau-Murguia resulted in the decision not to […]
Tags: News, Office, Ap, DA, Kansas Board of Regents, Wyandotte County, Kansas City Kan, Nation & World, Mark Dupree, Ann Brandau Murguia

Kansas prosecutor wants help investigating former detective

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas prosecutor has asked for help in investigating a retired white police detective accused of preying on black women for sex over decades and pursuing the wrongful murder conviction of the son of one of the women. Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree, the first black elected district attorney in […]
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Wrongly convicted US man freed after 23 years in prison

Surrounded by news cameras and supporters, Lamonte McIntyre hugged his mother on Friday for the first time as a free man in 23 years. The 41-year-old Kansas native was wrongly convicted of a double murder and finally set free after spending more than half of his life behind bars. He was serving two life sentences. The group Injustice Watch said McIntyre’s first words were: "It’s nice outside." McIntyre was originally convicted at the age of 17 on the testimony of witnesses who later recanted. Pr...
Tags: News, US, Kansas, McIntyre, Kansas City Star, Wyandotte County, McIntyre McIntyre, Lamonte McIntyre, Injustice Watch, Mark Dupree, Rose McIntyre