Daily Archives: July 3, 2018

Citing changes in DNA evidence analysis, DA agrees to new trial for man serving life term

Knut Johnson, the lawyer who represented Fulcher at his trials, welcomed the decision to give up the conviction, which is not often done by prosecutors. Johnson has pressed for a review of the case since 2016, when he learned of the change in mixture DNA standards from reading a story in The San Diego Union-Tribune.