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Weaver conviction overturned

By   /   March 22, 2010  /   Comments

INNOCENT!

Dougherty Superior Court Judge Willie Lockette has overturned a jury’s conviction of former Alltel contractor Christopher Weaver of Albany.

Weaver had faced 639 years in prison for allegedly bilking Alltel out of $470,000. Lockette says that the evidence that the district attorney based its case on was not consistent with the the grand jury indictment.

Read Wednesday’s Journal for more details.

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