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Posted on 07/23/2003 10:02:01 PM PDT by Spyder
Murder Convictions Overturned For Two Men Appeals Court Says Judge Should Have Allowed Defense Strategy
POSTED: 3:43 p.m. HST July 23, 2003 UPDATED: 4:04 p.m. HST July 23, 2003
HONOLULU -- Two men convicted of killing an Army pilot in 1998 have had their murder convictions overturned.
Roberto Miguel and Bryson Jose were convicted of felony murder for the death of Capt. John Latchum. Latchum was shot in 1998 when he caught Jose and Miguel trying to break into his Waianae vacation cabin.
An appeals court Wednesday ruled that Judge Helen Gillmor should have let the defense try to blame one of the witnesses, Donald Callaruda, for the shooting.
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That is the thinking of the judge.
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