The 11th Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals will hear an oral argument on June 23 for Thomas Dale Ferguson, who is on death row for the 1997 murders of a father and son who were killedon a fishing trip on Cane Creek.

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(3) comments

Belle Mattox

It's no wonder that we have overcrowded prisons! Now they want to get a ruling on a court case that happened 5 years after this man was convicted. It's ridiculous!!!! And I wonder how he's paying for all the legal help.

Jeremy Holt

The sad truth is that we are all probably footing the bill. Meanwhile we're being taxed into poverty from every direction.

Kathy Turner

Twenty five years after the sentence and still filing appeals? Is there such thing as true and swift justice anymore?

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