John Wiley Price Can't Let His Stunning Legal Victory Go to His Head

John Wiley Price is a free man — in every sense of the word.After a jury found the veteran Dallas County commissioner not guilty of bribery and mail fraud, all the feds had left were a few flimsy tax charges — and even those would be hard to prove.So U.S. Attorney John Parker made a sensible and practical decision: He's washing his hands of Price and the commissioner's longtime political consultant, Kathy Nealy, who was supposed to stand trial later on related charges.Parker said that pursuing another costly and time-consuming trial against Price "will not serve the interests of justice."  Continue reading...

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