Stories tagged: appeals
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017
Abolish death penalty in Washington
The reasons to continue the death penalty have been based more on emotion – the urge to see a brutal killer pay the ultimate price – rather than as a …
Thu., June 25, 2015, 10:48 a.m.
Clay Starbuck’s murder conviction upheld by appellate court
Appellate judges unanimously affirmed Clay Starbuck’s conviction and life sentence for the murder of his ex-wife, Chanin, in a decision handed down Thursday.
Sat., Nov. 8, 2014
Idaho officials encouraged by ruling upholding marriage ban
BOISE – Idaho officials say they have new hope that the state’s same-sex marriage case could be taken up by the U.S. Supreme Court, after Thursday’s appeals court ruling upholding …
Tue., July 12, 2011
Duncan sentence faces test
BOISE – The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ordered convicted killer Joseph Duncan back into court in Idaho, saying a federal judge should have ordered a competency hearing …