The man who was sentenced to death for sexually assaulting and killing an 11-year-old Sarasota girl in 2004 will be resentenced, according to a newspaper report.
Joseph P. Smith, 51, had appealed the sentence in the wake of a state Supreme Court decision that requires unanimous votes for, according to the Sarasota Herald-Tribune.
The jury had ruled 10-2 for Smith's death.
For more, read the Herald-Tribune's report.
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