Massachusetts Death Penalty Retrial Halted In Carjack DeathsThe retrial of a man sentenced to death for killing two Massachusetts residents in 2001 is stalled while prosecutors decide whether to appeal a federal judge's refusal to step down from the case.
Judge Denies Bid To Move Massachusetts Carjack Killing TrialA judge has rejected a request by convicted killer Gary Lee Sampson to move his federal death penalty trial out of Boston.
Sampson Resentencing Trial Set For February A sentencing retrial for a Massachusetts drifter convicted of carjacking and killing two men in 2001 has been rescheduled for next February.
New Death Penalty Hearing For Mass. KillerA federal appeals court confirmed the decision to throw out the death penalty sentence against Gary Lee Sampson, who pleaded guilty to killing two people in Massachusetts.
Judge Probing Mass Jurors Who Sentenced Serial Killer To DeathA federal judge has been probing whether three members of a jury that imposed the death penalty on a Massachusetts man lied when they filled out their jury questionnaires prior to the 2003 trial.