Ángel Eduardo Gahona was shot while reporting on pension reform protests in which 24 people died.
Brad Schimel, the state's attorney general, talks up the law that Democrats say kept tens of thousands from the polls in 2016.
Many legal experts and human rights advocates say the murder case is the worst example of wrongful conviction they have ever seen.
Though the president's elder daughter says she champions women’s issues, she has defended the rollback of an Obama-era rule intended to help close the gender pay gap.
Brig. Gen. Kurt Stein, who has been suspended, allegedly made the remark at a meeting attended by hundreds.