Dec 4, 2014
Oct 30, 2014
Oct 2, 2014
Sep 25, 2014
Resentencing hearing set for convicted Mont Vernon killer
Spader, 21, indicated he would forego his right to be resentenced under the U.S. Supreme Court's Miller v. Alabama decision in an affidavit he submitted to Hillsborough County Superior Court earlier this month.
Spader is serving a mandatory life prison term without chance of parole for the murder of Kimberly L. Cates, 42, and 76 years for maiming her daughter during the Oct. 4, 2009 home invasion and other convictions.
The Miller ruling makes mandatory life prison terms without parole unconstitutional for juvenile criminals. Spader was 17 when the crimes occurred.
The resentencing hearing enables Spader and his attorneys to present mitigating evidence that was not allowed when he initially was sentenced Nov. 9, 2011. Spader also could testify. Judge Gillian L. Abramson could still impose the same sentence.
READER COMMENTS: 0
- In Gorham, landlord saw a change in kidnap suspect - 0
- Family of abduction survivor Elizabeth Smart offers hope in wake of Conway teen's ordeal - 1
- Feds step up protection against sexual violence - 0
- 2 more arrested over alleged drug dealer robbery in Exeter - 0
- State seeks to address handling of campus assaults - 0
- Update: Londonderry search of shooting victim's home has concluded - 0
- N.Y. man sentenced in sex assault of NH child in 1988 - 0
- Hearing ordered in 1971 murder - 0
- Police investigating bank robbery in Nashua - 0
READER COMMENTS: 0
- Dave D'Onfrio's Patriots Notebook: Finding a way to win - 0
- Sam Asano's Let's Invent: NoNose gets readers talking like nobody's business - 0
- Know the Law: Your trust can be named beneficiary of an IRA - 0
- Another View -- Bill O'Brien: Ask your state rep. to vote for transparency in the House - 1
- Old friends and a 'homeless angel' make for good stories anytime - 0
- Clooney gets it: Sony attack was not a 'crime' - 1
- New coats warm city kids, firefighters' hearts - 0
- NHIAA Roundup: Martin, Pinkerton top Salem in tournament - 0
- Inmate reported missing from Concord transitional unit - 0
The Sony hack: Kim's judgment of Obama
Tensions boil over after NYC police killings
- Whom do you think bears the brunt of the blame for the mayhem this weekend in Keene?
- KSC students
- KSC administration
- Visitors from out of town
- A combination of any/all of the above
- Total Votes: 2483