State Supreme Court to hear Russell Peeler death sentence appeal
The state Supreme Court has scheduled a rare special session to hear the appeal of a death row inmate from Bridgeport.
A jury sentenced Russell Peeler to die for ordering the killings of Karen Clarke and her son BJ Brown in 1999.
The boy was a key witness against Peeler in another case.
Peeler's attorneys argue he should not be put to death for the crimes and justices will hear...