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  • Mass. man's resentencing trial set for February

    A drifter from Massachusetts whose death sentence was overturned in the carjack killings of two men will have a second trial next February to determine a new sentence.

  • FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2001 file photo, Gary Sampson is arraigned in district court in Brockton, Mass., in connection with the stabbing death of 19-year-old Jonathan Rizzo of Kingston, Mass. Sampson was later sentenced to death for killing three people during a crime spree that year. A court hearing is scheduled Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, in the case of Sampson, who faces a second trial on whether he should receive the federal death penalty. (AP Photo/Greg Derr, Pool, File)

    Attorney: Man in death penalty case in ill health

    A man facing a new federal death penalty sentencing trial in the carjack killings of two Massachusetts men is in "precarious" health and likely has only a few years left to live, his lawyer said Tuesday.

  • Judge to hold hearing in MA death penalty case

    Federal prosecutors and defense lawyers are due in court in the case of a convicted killer from Massachusetts who faces a second trial on whether he should receive the death penalty.

  • Illustration Tax-payer Funded Sex Change by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

    WEISS: Courts deem sex change new right for prisoners

    Sixty-three-year-old Robert Kosilek sits in jail serving a life sentence without parole for the 1990 murder of his wife, Cheryl. In an unprecedented ruling, a federal district judge in Massachusetts ordered authorities of the Massachusetts Department of Corrections to provide Kosilek with a sex change operation at taxpayer expense.

  • ** FILE ** Robert Kosilek sits in Bristol County Superior Court in New Bedford, Mass., on Jan. 15, 1993, during his trial for the May 1990 killing of his wife. (AP Photo/Lisa Bul)

    Judge orders sex-change surgery for Mass. murder convict

    A federal judge on Tuesday ordered state prison officials to provide a taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery to a transgender inmate serving life in prison for murder.

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