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Hearing ordered in 2001 murder case

A state appellate court has ordered a hearing on a question about jury notes in a 17-year-old murder case. Defendant Dennis Timmons, 55, was convicted of second-degree murder in April 2001 and sentenced by then-acting Monroe County Court Judge Stephen ...

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New trial granted in murder case

A state appellate court has reversed a 12-year-old murder conviction and granted a new trial. In April 2006, Anthony N. Ott was convicted of second-degree murder and first-degree assault and sentenced to 20 years to life in state prison by ...

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Resentencing ordered in contempt case

An appellate court has ordered a judge to resentence a defendant because the original sentence was not decided properly. The defendant, Ross P. Dupont II, pleaded guilty to aggravated criminal contempt and he was initially sentenced by Monroe County Court ...

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