State v Ridge Trial 96 CR 2073 (Ridge Pleads Not Guilty)
Wichita, Kanasas, Sedgwick County District Court-14th Divison
Newly Discovered Evidence- Uncovers Mass Corruption 2009-Wrongful Conviction-
"The Case of The Missing Car Rims" No Injuries--Defendant Marquez A. Ridge was convicted by an all white Jury in the Trial on February 26-March 03,1997--During the Sentencing, Ridge was sentenced without a Jury, Upward Departure Sentence 380 Months (32 Years)--Sentencing in Violation of 6th Amendment-
Judge Pilshaw held a Secret Conference with a Juror, Prosecutor, Defendants Attorney, Without the defendant right before deliberation- (Juror told her son) Third Party Communication) Conference was held without the defendants knowledge-Defendant Ridge Learned of this Unethical Violation while in Prison-Preparing for his appeal.
During this Conference, The Judge sought to retain the juror who feared she was being followed home, The Judge admitted to all in the secret conference-Pg 177-179 of Trial Transcipt--In her own word, She never heard of anything like that before, other than the Ocassional Parties she throws for Jurors after the trials outside the courts--
Pg 141-Voir Dire--Judge Pilshaw goes of the record to announce the Juror __________________was a "Two Time Winner in her Courtroom"---Juror A becomes the Foreman, despite his admission he was dismissed several times before, due to both of his sons in Law Enforcement-One for the Wichita Police Department, and the Prison where Ridge was sent to serve his sentence.
Numerous Constitutional Violations through out the case, Prosecutorial Misconduct, Juror Misconduct, Ineffective Assistance of Counsel, Police Misconduct--Mr. Ridge has already served 16 years on the Gross Miscarriage of Justice, and Fatal Blow to the Constitution.