Knock me over with a feather. Capano slips his head out of the noose (for now). Attorney's death sentence overturned
Conviction stands for 1996 murder of governor's aide
DOVER, Delaware (AP) -- The Delaware Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned the death sentence of a once well-connected attorney convicted of the 1996 murder of the governor's scheduling secretary.
The sentence was flawed because the jury vote recommending a death sentence for Thomas Capano was not unanimous, the court ruled. The conviction stands, but the high court ordered a new penalty hearing, State Prosecutor Steven Wood said.The Full Story from CNN UPDATE:
The header should read: White, Well-Connected, Republican
Lawyer's Death Sentence Overturned