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Albert N. Wilson’s booking photo. Courtesy of Douglas County Sheriff’s Office

In a case that has drawn national attention based on claims that it represents systemic racial bias in the justice system, a Kansas judge has ordered a new trial, citing ineffective assistance of counsel, for a young Black man who was convicted by an all-white jury of raping a 17-year-old white girl.

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Jason Grant

Jason Grant is a staff writer covering legal stories and cases for the New York Law Journal, the National Law Journal and Law.com, and a former practicing attorney. He's written and reported previously for the New York Times, the Star-Ledger, the L.A. Times and other publications. Contact him at [email protected] On Twitter, pls find him @JasonBarrGrant

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