Convicted killer appealing to Supreme...

Convicted killer appealing to Supreme Court

Jun 7, 2018 Read more: SFGate
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Attorneys for a man sentenced to life in prison for fatally beating a woman in Bismarck are arguing that some evidence should have been suppressed during his trial. Morris Brickle-Hicks is appealing his murder conviction before the North Dakota Supreme Court. A jury convicted him last fall of killing 40-year-old Misty Coffelt in April 2016 behind a farm goods store. He was sentenced to life in prison without parole. The Bismarck Tribune reports Brickle-Hicks' attorney, James Loraas, says incriminating statements and clothing evidence should have been suppressed because his client didn't voluntarily waive his Miranda rights in a police interview.

Start the conversation, or Read more at SFGate.

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Supreme Court Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Union Activity Ramps Up in Advance of Supreme C... (Jun '18) Oct '18 Thumbs Up Kid 5
My name for Unjudge KavanaUGH! Oct '18 Thumbs Up Kid 1
News Promising to enlarge the Supreme Court could ba... Jul '18 RustyS 1
Obama gave Money 2 enemy (Mar '18) Mar '18 whataguy 1
Gorsuch will stab Trump in the back. (Apr '17) Mar '18 ruskietard 4
News GOP asks Supreme Court to block new Pennsylvani... (Mar '18) Mar '18 ruskietard 1
News Pennsylvania congressional redistricting battle... (Feb '18) Feb '18 Multimedia 1