Evidence-Planting Charges Could Affect 500 Cases

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Public defenders in Baltimore say hundreds of criminal cases could be tossed out after two incidents discovered on police body cameras this summer show officers allegedly planting drug evidence, NPR reports. So far some 40 cases have been dropped, mostly involving drug and weapons-related felonies. Lawyers say that's just the beginning. "I would say there are hundreds and hundreds of . . .

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