Archive for July, 2002


Retrial ruling near

By Jeff Tuttle on July 27, 2002, at 1:29 p.m.
BANGOR — Pointing to botched ballistic evidence and another man’s confession, attorneys for convicted murderer Jeffrey Cookson on Friday made their final arguments for a retrial. “How could a conviction of murder possibly stand when the key piece of evidence turns out to be false?” Cookson’s Auburn attorney, William Maselli, …