Edward Montour, an inmate being tried for the second time for the killing of a Colorado prison guard, pleaded guilty in exchange for a life sentence on Thursday.
A Colorado judge will not delay the death penalty trial of a man accused of killing a prison guard, despite prosecutors’ objections that they needed more time to respond to new questions about the suspect’s original conviction.
A Colorado prosecutor on Thursday asked for a delay in the trial of a man accused of killing a Colorado prison guard.
Bob Autobee wanted death for the inmate accused of killing his son, a prison guard, the first time he was prosecuted over a decade ago, but he’s now changed his mind and is fighting to testify on the convict’s behalf.
The parents of a slain corrections officer shouldn’t be allowed to testify that they oppose the death penalty when the man charged with killing their son goes on trial, prosecutors say.
Relatives of other murder victims have joined the father of a Colorado prison guard in protesting the death penalty in Castle Rock.
A Colorado father is fighting to save the life of a man who killed his son.
Jury selection continues in a death penalty case in Douglas County as the father of the victim protests against that punishment.
An inmate accused in the 2002 slaying of a prison worker will be placed on trial and prosecutors will seek the death penalty after a judge Tuesday allowed the suspect to withdraw his guilty plea.