35th ABA National Conference on Professional Responsibility
mary t robinson
The Alton Logan Case – Background Summary Former Cook County public defenders, Dale Coventry and Jamie Kunz, were told by their client, Andrew Wilson, that he had committed a murder for which Alton Logan was being prosecuted. Wilson was already facing the death penalty for other crimes, and Coventry and Kunz accepted his disinterest in helping Alton Logan as sealing the case for nondisclosure of what he had admitted to them. But they asked his permission to disclose once he dies, and he agreed...