Last week, a Bristol County judge sentenced Michelle Carter to two and a half years in county jail for her manslaughter conviction and granted a defense motion to delay the actual imposition of the sentence pending the resolution of her appeals. WGBH's Morning Edition host Bob Seay spoke with WGBH Legal Analyst and Northeastern law professor Daniel Medwed about the sentence and the likely course of the appeals process.
With her defense attorney Joseph Cataldo at left, Michelle Carter listens to her sentencing for involuntary manslaughter for encouraging 18-year-old Conrad Roy III to kill himself.
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LISTEN: A Look At The Appeals Process For The Michelle Carter Case
August 8, 2017