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New trial opposed for Oklahoman in white supremacist plot


November 28, 2018

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say U.S. District Court in Little Rock does not have jurisdiction to consider the request for a new trial by an Oklahoma man sentenced to death for killing an Arkansas family in a plot to set up a whites-only nation in the Pacific Northwest.

Monday's filing in response to a motion by Danny Lee of Yukon, Oklahoma, says the federal court doesn't have jurisdiction because an appeals court has not certified it as either containing new evidence or based on new law.

Lee's motion says prosecutors illegally failed to tell defense attorneys that a witne...

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