Paul L. Caron

Friday, June 21, 2019

Dan Markel Murder Suspects To Stand Trial On Sept. 23

MarkelTallahassee Democrat, September Trial Date Set For Accused Markel Murderers:

A fall trial date was set Tuesday for two people charged with killing Florida State law professor Dan Markel.

After a last minute delay in the joint trial of Katherine Magbanua and Sigfredo Garcia earlier this month, they will face murder, conspiracy to commit murder and solicitation of murder on Sept. 23.

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Defense counsel clearly has a mandate to delay this as long as possible. The excuses are becoming progressively more shameless.

Posted by: JM | Jun 26, 2019 9:17:12 AM

Which gives us the window in time when we can expect the next postponement.

Of course, if the unexpected happens and the trial actually take place, we can grant kudos to the court system of the State of Floriduh that they completed this onerous task in a brisk 38 months.

Posted by: Art Deco | Jun 24, 2019 7:40:46 PM

Thank you for keeping the public informed at every step of the way.

Posted by: Ann K. | Jun 21, 2019 3:42:19 PM