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The challenges of trying death penalty cases

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Death Penalty Podcast
Death chamber and electric chair at Sing Sing Prison in 1923.

The process of trying criminal cases can be complex. In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, hosts Chris Morgan and Sandy Gallant-Jones speak with Washington state trial attorney Mark Vovos about his journey toward trying death penalty cases and the difficulties and challenges these cases can present.

Mark Vovos has practiced law in the State of Washington for 44 years. He has represented citizens in alleged federal criminal law violations in Spokane, Yakima, and Richland handling diverse matters including murder, conspiracy, false statements, bank fraud and violations of federal drug and narcotics statutes. Mr. Vovos’ practice focuses on complex federal litigation in all aspects of criminal defense. He also represents citizens in federal and state civil matters.

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