Former LA Prosecutor Lied to Wanted and Desired Filmmaker; Does Revelation Destroy Polanski’s Defense?
Posted on Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 by Russ Fischer
There’s a pretty startling revelation from Marcia Clark, former Los Angeles District Attorney and O.J. Simpson prosecutor, with respect to the decades-old Roman Polanski case. According to her article published last night in The Daily Beast, former LA prosecutor David Wells lied to the director of Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired about having advised Judge Rittenband (now deceased) about sending Polanski to prison. The director’s request for dismissal of the case against him stems in part from the allegation that Rittenband had this unethical counsel from Wells; if that did not in fact happen, where will Polanski’s lawyers turn now? Read More »