'Bernie,' a Sequel: Bereaved Lawyer Fights Famous Killer's Habeas Efforts

, Texas Lawyer


A women who went to law school after her grandmother's murder seeks to keep the killer—the man whose story inspired the movie "Bernie"—behind bars.

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  • David Sergi

    Victims will always demand "justice". Often, even lawyers who should know better let their emotions get the better of them and scream and pout for a penalty, when in the long run they just want vengeance and have no desire to see real "justice" done. If the CCA concedes that that the "victims" have a seat at the table then perhaps we should just fire all of the prosecutors and let the "victims" do the job for the State.

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