Posted: Aug 29, 2010 5:54 PM by Chris Welty
Updated: Aug 29, 2010 5:54 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The appeal of a former radio and television
personality serving a life sentence for the murder of his estranged
wife will be heard by a three-judge panel this week.
The Times-Picayune reports that arguments in Vince Marinello's
appeal will be heardI Wesday before 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal
Judges John Saunders, Marc Amy and Elizabeth Pickett.
Marinello was convicted in 2008 of second-degree murder for the
shooting death of Mary Elizabeth Marinello in suburban New Orleans.
The trial was moved to Lafayette Parish because of pretrial
publicity in New Orleans.
In his appeal, Marinello contends the case against him was