Breaking News

Man arrested after taking child April 19, 2014

Photo detail

The Missouri Supreme Court overturned Mark Woodworth’s murder conviction on Jan. 8, 2013, ruling that prosecutors withheld evidence that could have helped him defend himself against accusations that he killed Catherine Robertson in her home in Chillicothe and assaulted her husband in 1990.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Woodworth lawyer seeks AG's removal from 1990 case

A Chillicothe man whose murder conviction in the 1990 slaying of a rural neighbor was recently overturned wants the Missouri Supreme Court to remove the Attorney General's Office from the case.

Tease photo

Mo. attorney general to retry man in farm slaying

The Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned a man’s murder conviction and life sentence in the 1990 slaying of a rural neighbor, but his prospects for being freed were quickly tempered when the attorney general’s office announced it intends to retry him.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Please review our Policies and Procedures before registering or commenting

News Tribune - comments