Abbott multi-murder trial may move away from Sitka

Attorneys for Jason Abbott have asked to move his multiple-homicide trial to Juneau. In a motion filed on September 17, Marci McDannel, with the Office of Public Advocacy, argued that her 19-year-old client’s interest in obtaining a fair trial before an impartial jury is paramount.

Robert Woolsey, KCAW – Sitka

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