.... Her conviction was thrown out earlier this year by the 9th U.S. Circuit
Court of Appeals because of a tainted confession supposedly obtained by a
Phoenix police officer with an extensive record of misconduct. At
Milke’s original trial, it was his word against hers, and Milke was
convicted even though there was no recording and no witness to the
confession that Milke said was never made....
[h/t J E Andreasen]