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May 10, 2017

Aaron Hernandez’s Murder Conviction is Tossed After Suicide

I understand precedent. But this is fucking stupid.

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) A judge on Tuesday erased a 2013 murder conviction against former NFL star Aaron Hernandez, ruling that case law in Massachusetts has long established that defendants who die before their appeals are heard should have their convictions vacated.

Source: Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction is tossed after suicide | FOX Sports