Stories tagged: Robert McAllister
Fri., Aug. 12, 2011, midnight
New lawyer seeks retrial for Steele
The recently disbarred lawyer who defended North Idaho attorney Edgar Steele at his murder-for-hire trial said in a motion seeking a new trial for Steele that he acted ineffectively because …
Thu., April 28, 2011, midnight
FBI told Steele wife died in car crash
BOISE – The day Edgar Steele was arrested for an alleged murder plot against his wife and mother-in-law, investigators first told him his wife had died in a car crash …
Fri., Feb. 25, 2011, 11:51 a.m.
Judge denies change-of-venue request for Steele trial
A federal judge in Idaho has denied a request by defense lawyers to move a murder-for-hire trial to Wyoming.
Fri., Feb. 18, 2011, midnight
Prosecutors say Steele sought ‘relationship’ with woman outside U.S.
A North Idaho lawyer accused of hiring a hit man to kill his wife was involved with another woman who received a letter from him after his arrest, federal prosecutors …
Wed., Feb. 16, 2011, 5:29 p.m.
Judge rejects murder plot defendant’s bail request
A North Idaho lawyer accused of hiring a hitman to kill his wife remains jailed after a failed attempt by his lawyers to implement a $1 million bond.