A car-trunk kidnapping? Four new bullets to the body? Minneapolis's favorite one-legged snitch must be up to his old tricks.
The courts are determined to make a 10-year-old murder charge stick
Minnesota courts tighten rules against race-based appeals, but it's small consolation to Dameion Robinson
Former gang prosecution snitch Johnny Edwards recants--sort of
One jury sent Dameion Robinson to prison for life. The other said he was not guilty. Confusing? Not to the state Supreme Court.
When police informant Johnny Edwards sang, men went to prison. Now his tune is coming back to haunt the courts.
Hennepin County's favorite informant faces the music
More tales of slippery snitches, pearl-handled guns, and the shell casing that grew on the lawn
Has Johnny "Walk on Water" Edwards finally met his match?
Brian Herron has battled racism, hatred, and self-doubt. But none of that prepared him for the Minneapolis city council.
His trial was a comedy of errors, but the man Johnny Edwards fingered for murder isn't laughing
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.
A police informant with a mile-long rap sheet proves unreliable in at least the third--but possibly not the last--of the so-called "Bloods" cases.
The feds are reportedly weighing a major drug offensive in Minneapolis.
Dubious informant boomerangs on Hennepin County prosecutors.
In drug- or gang-related cases, one of the favorite weapons of prosecutors is confidential informants like Johnny Edwards. Trouble is, a lot of them will say anything to get themselves out of the hot seat--and continue committing crimes while they're turn