Texas Former Narc Charged With Perjury

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http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/25/national/25TULI.html A former Texas undercover narcotics agent whose testimony led to drug convictions of 38 people that were later overturned has been indicted on perjury charges. The New York Times says the charges against Thomas Coleman were the latest development in a the town of Tulia, almost one tenth of whose African-American population was arrested on drug charges in 1999. The indictment accuses Coleman, 43, of lying under oath at least three times at a hearing . . .

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