Appeals denied for 2 Oklahoma inmates in separate cases
November 6, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Appeals by two convicted Oklahoma inmates in separate slayings were denied Thursday by the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals.
The court rejected claims by Geomari Day'on Washington, 24, of Tulsa and Bret Kevin Splawn, 60, of Lawton.
Attorneys for the two men did not immediately return phone calls for comment.
Washington was convicted of first-degree felony murder and sentenced to life without parole for the fatal shooting of Curtis Clayton during an attempted robbery in Tulsa in December 2015.
The court rejected Washington's claims of prosecutorial misconduct, erro...