Ernie Chambers calls on judge to reverse ruling letting Nikko Jenkins represent himself
State Sen. Ernie Chambers believes letting the accused killer represent himself may lead to a mistrial.
Posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 12:00 am
LINCOLN — State Sen. Ernie Chambers called on an Omaha judge Tuesday to avoid “the circus” of allowing accused killer Nikko Jenkins to defend himself at trial.
Chambers said Douglas County District Judge Peter Bataillon should reverse his ruling that allows Jenkins to serve as his own defense lawyer.
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Wednesday, March 26, 2014 12:00 am.