Gary Lee Sampson
A judge has rejected a request by convicted killer Gary Lee Sampson to move his federal death penalty trial out of Boston.
A sentencing retrial for a Massachusetts drifter convicted of carjacking and killing two men in 2001 has been rescheduled for next February.
A 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.
A 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.