John Young wants new trial

SAN ANGELO, TX - The circumstances surrounding John Young a former defense attorney who was found guilty of forging a will still taking up time in the courtroom. 

His defense team filed a motion for a new trial.
That matter was taken up before Judge Brock Jones this morning.
The issue a phone call to the Attorney General’s office.
The call from an ex-wife of Chris Hartman the lawyer who filed the forged will for Young.
The defense says the state with-held information about that call and it could have helped them during young's trial.
The state said the call had nothing to do with Young and that Hartman's ex wife was just putting blame on Hartman.
Both sides are calling witnesses and the hearing could last a few days.

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