Kansas Supreme Court affirms convictions in 2015 shooting
September 25, 2020
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Supreme Court affirmed on Friday convictions for first-degree murder and battery stemming from a 2015 shooting at the Roxy bar in Overland Park.
The court ruled that Dale Willis' claims of jury instruction errors were barred because he had requested and agreed to those jury instructions.
The state's highest court also said none of the statements made by the state during the trial constituted prosecutorial error and the court properly admitted testimony from an agent with the bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
The case stems from dispute...