An eyewitness then testified that she saw Cousin commit the murder.
Her original statement to police indicated that she had very poor vision and could not identify the killer.
Witness tampering is the act of attempting to alter or prevent the testimony of witnesses within criminal or civil proceedings.
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In court, a friend of Cousin's was expected to testify for the prosecution that Cousin had confessed to him.
Instead, he told jurors that he had been promised leniency in his own trial if he would falsely implicate Cousin for the murder.
Her statements regarding her vision were not disclosed to the defense.
Cousin also accused the state of illegally detaining many of his witnesses to prevent them from testifying in his defense.