Double Standard: Court Says It’s No Big Deal When A Prosecutor Lies

Johnny Baca was convicted of two counts of murder. Baca was tried under a “murder for hire” theory wherein a third party allegedly hired Baca to kill two people, but the person who allegedly hired Baca was never charged.  The only evidence concerning Baca’s culpability came from a jailhouse informant who received a reduced sentence in exchange for his testimony. Baca …