1984 file photo of Elbert Easley photographed in a Salinas, Calif. court room. The State Supreme Court reversed Easley's death sentence, ruling the defense lawyer had a conflict of interest.
1984 file photo of Elbert Easley photographed in a Salinas, Calif. court room. The State Supreme Court reversed Easley's death sentence, ruling the defense lawyer had a conflict of interest. Associated Press Associated Press
1984 file photo of Elbert Easley photographed in a Salinas, Calif. court room. The State Supreme Court reversed Easley's death sentence, ruling the defense lawyer had a conflict of interest. Associated Press Associated Press

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