Murder Conviction Is Tough Luck for Man Who Could Be Innocent

Riverfront Times | November 9, 2004
A federal appeals court says the facts suggest that Darryl Burton may well be innocent of the murder of hustler Donald Ball. But impediments erected by courts and Congress mean the court can offer no relief.

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