Dameion Robinson

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2006

    Johnny Earl Edwards: the archive

    Try, Try Again

    The courts are determined to make a 10-year-old murder charge stick

  • News

    June 4, 2003

    Trial By Color

    Minnesota courts tighten rules against race-based appeals, but it's small consolation to Dameion Robinson

  • News

    December 4, 2002

    He's Sorry

    Former gang prosecution snitch Johnny Edwards recants--sort of

  • Books

    February 2, 2000

    S is for Spriegl

    One jury sent Dameion Robinson to prison for life. The other said he was not guilty. Confusing? Not to the state Supreme Court.

  • Books

    September 22, 1999

    Snitch Botch

    When police informant Johnny Edwards sang, men went to prison. Now his tune is coming back to haunt the courts.

  • Books

    May 26, 1999

    Johnny's Last Song

    Hennepin County's favorite informant faces the music

  • Books

    February 10, 1999

    The Plot Thickens

    More tales of slippery snitches, pearl-handled guns, and the shell casing that grew on the lawn

  • Books

    November 25, 1998

    Snitch Glitch

    Has Johnny "Walk on Water" Edwards finally met his match?

  • Books

    June 24, 1998

    Stool Pigeon Redux

    His trial was a comedy of errors, but the man Johnny Edwards fingered for murder isn't laughing

  • News

    February 18, 1998

    Stool Pigeon

    Sure, he's got an unfortunate knack for running afoul of the law. But that's nothing compared to his talent for getting himself set free.