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DA plans to re-try Rochester man whose 2002 murder conviction was overturned 

Numerous flaws in confession, he rules

The Monroe County District Attorney’s Office plans to re-try a man whose 2002 murder conviction was overturned Wednesday. State Supreme Court Justice Francis A. Affronti vacated the conviction and granted a new trial to Jose Torres, 48, who is serving 25-years-to life for fatally shooting Miguel Cruz on July 4, 2001. While Affronti said in his decision released ...