“Killer” Keller found guilty

The story of Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Judge Sharon Keller, who blew off a legitimate appeal from a condemned man hours before he was executed, has long been a shocking and dismal one. Now it has become ironic, too, for the famously coldhearted judge has become precisely what coldhearted judges all over the country secretly detest: She’s become a nuisance appellant, a losing litigant who hasn’t yet learned that sometimes it’s just better to quit while you are behind.

To read the rest click to Politics Daily.

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