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Criminal Law - Procedure - Information or indictment - Joinder or severance of accused

Thursday, February 02, 2017 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeals by Boothe and Rowe-Boothe from their convictions for second-degree murder. The victim was the 10-year-old son of Boothe and stepson of Rowe-Boothe, who died after being starved and abused for a lengthy period. Both accused admitted to abusing the child, but neither admitted to the final brutal beating of the child, that resulted in his death in the home. On appeal, Boothe argued it was unfair for the trial judge to have denied his application for severance based on late disclosure of photographic evidence by...