Paul L. Caron

Saturday, July 30, 2022

Katherine Magbanua Sentenced To Life In Prison, Plus Two 30-Year Sentences, In Dan Markel's Murder; Charlie Adelson Trial In Early 2023

Tallahassee Democrat, Magbanua Sentenced to Life, Plus Two 30-Year Sentences in Dan Markel Murder; Adelson Trial Possible For Early 2023:

Magbanua AdelsonCircuit Judge Robert Wheeler sentenced Katherine Magbanua to life in prison plus two additional 30-year sentences to run consecutively for her role in the murder of Florida State law professor Dan Markel. ...

Last week marked eight years since Markel was gunned down in his Betton Hills garage. 

Tara Kawass, Magabanua's attorney:  "One thing that I can say that Ms. Magbanua hopes and prays for is that justice is ongoing and has not been reached in this case and she wants each and every person who had a hand in this and knows something about this to be brought to justice." ...

Assistant State Attorney Georgia Cappleman said she and [Charlie Adelson's attorney] had been in discussions about a trial date, which could come in the first few months of 2023.

Adelson is charged with first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder and solicitation of murder in connection with the murder of his former brother-in-law Dan Markel.

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