Judge denies new trial for Edenfield ...

Judge denies new trial for Edenfield in Barrios slaying

There are 1 comment on the Florida Times-Union story from Oct 29, 2010, titled Judge denies new trial for Edenfield in Barrios slaying. In it, Florida Times-Union reports that:

A Glynn County judge has denied condemned killer David Edenfield's motion for a new trial in the sexual abuse slaying of 6-year-old Christopher Michael Barrios Jr.

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#1 Nov 25, 2010
Superior Court Judge Stephen Scarlett ruled Thursday that Edenfield had received a fair trial. Scarlett rejected Edenfield's assertion that he deserved a new trial on several grounds including because then-District Attorney Stephen Kelley called him "an animal" while arguing the jury should impose the death sentence.

"While this was an unfortunate statement made during the heat of argument, for which [Kelley] apologized, it is not a ground for a new trial ...

Why apologize when the truth is spoken? Only an animal would do something like this to a child. I will be so glad when all of these ANIMALS are put down.

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