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Victim advocates question death penalty reversal

State Supreme Court blamed counsel for not raising murder victim's child porn

Criminal defense attorneys: Prepare to grapple with either slamming the character of dead victims in open court or risking being deemed ineffective counsel. That appears on its face to be the message in an opinion last week from the Missouri Supreme Court in a case where judges admonished two public defenders for not exposing the murder ...