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Jul 13, 2020

Capital Case Roundup — Death Penalty Court Decisions the Week of July 62020

NEWS (7/​9/​20) — Florida: The Florida Supreme Court upheld the con­vic­tion and death sen­tence of Troy Merck, Jr. Merck had argued that his lawyer had uncon­sti­tu­tion­al­ly con­ced­ed his guilt over Merck’s objec­tion. The court said there was no concession.