Why Has It Taken a Decade For AL Death Penalty Trial?

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Kharon Davis was 22 when he was charged with capital murder and jailed in Alabama. Ten years later, he is still there, awaiting a trial that began Monday. He has had two judges, four teams of lawyers and nine trial dates, the first of which was in 2008. His case has outlasted a district attorney who served for nearly three decades. It defies any understanding of the right to a speedy trial, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!