|Justices consider Texas rape-murder case|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
WASHINGTON — A black inmate on Texas’ death row who claims he had a clandestine relationship with a white woman but did not rape or kill her is asking the Supreme Court to take his case.
Rodney Reed tells the court that his trial lawyers did a poor job defending him and he suggests that the victim’s fiance, a police officer now imprisoned for a sex crime, could have been the killer.
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