Innocence Blog

60 Minutes Features Innocence Project Client Michael Morton

Posted: March 26, 2012 5:50 pm

Sunday night’s episode of 60 Minutes featured a segment on the case of Texas exoneree Michael Morton and the role of prosecutorial misconduct in his wrongful conviction.
Watch the full segment, “Evidence of Innocence: The case of Michael Morton.”

Watch 60 Minute correspondent Lara Logan and producers Andy Court and Anya Bourg discuss their interview with Morton on 60 Minutes Overtime:

Morton, along with death-row exoneree John Thompson, will participate in a panel discussion on prosecutorial oversight at the University of Texas Law School in Austin this Thursday. Information about the presentation is available here.
Read about Morton’s exoneration. Read our Q&A with Michael, "Michael Morton: Five Months Out."

Tags: Texas, Government Misconduct, Michael Morton