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11/1/05

Tulia Defendants Have Records Expunged

Thirty former defendants in the Tulia drug case that made national headlines, no longer have criminal records.

Tuesday, a judge expunged the records of thirty defendants. Those are the same people, Governor Rick Perry pardoned two years ago.

You'll recall, 46 people were convicted in the drug bust many called racially motivated in 1999. An undercover officer in the case was later convicted for lying under oath.

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