David Bain lied about the glasses that were found in his room.
Joe Karam: David is not Innocent
From the Herald in 2000, Karam said:
I'm not anti-police. I'm quite a redneck on matters of crime and punishment. I have absolutely no problem with cops in general. I didn't think David was innocent but I did think that his conviction was extraordinarily unsafe. And when I got the bum's rush from them on it, I thought something was up.