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ABC News Catches Casey Anthony’s Attorney Cheney Mason Having it Both Ways

On Tuesday, after Casey Anthony was acquitted of murder by the jury in Florida, one of her attorneys Cheney Mason, held a press conference where he chastised the media, criticizing the practice of “lawyers going on television to talk about cases they don’t know a damn thing about.”

There was just one problem: before joining Anthony’s defense team, Mason himself appeared on TV to talk about the case… which he knew nothing about at the time.

The video from ABC News:

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