Our Fragile Legacies, Pt 1

The young cop was a fast rising star of unlimited potential. The old man reminds us even the brightest stars can implode.


On June 28, 2010, almost 38 years after the case that set his downfall in motion began; the old commander was convicted of obstruction of justice and perjury in federal court. He faces up to 45 years; a long time to ponder a soiled personal legacy.



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