Angola 5 http://wwno.org en Angola 5 Trial May Be Delayed http://wwno.org/post/angola-5-trial-may-be-delayed <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The new attorneys for the only Angola inmate still facing trial in the 1999 beating and stabbing death of a prison security officer told a state judge they probably will file a motion to postpone their client's trial.</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 16:55:00 +0000 The Associated Press 25220 at http://wwno.org Jailhouse confession approved for Angola 5 trial http://wwno.org/post/jailhouse-confession-approved-angola-5-trial <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Attorneys for Angola 5 defendant David Mathis have persuaded a judge to allow them to use a jailhouse confession they say would show jurors their client had no intent to kill a prison security officer in 1999.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Mathis faces a first-degree murder trial in the stabbing and beating death of Capt. David C. Knapps.</p> Tue, 31 Jul 2012 17:45:33 +0000 The Associated Press 16855 at http://wwno.org