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U.S. high court rejects appeal based on misconduct (access required)

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court rejected last week an appeal from a federal death row inmate who said his death sentence should have been thrown out because of a juror’s misconduct. The justices did not comment in turning down Brandon Basham, who was sentenced to death for kidnapping and killing 44-year-old Alice Donovan in 2002. The foreman ...