Another Death Row Appeal Denied for Bremerton Murderer

Another lost appeal is in the books in the case of Jonathan Lee Gentry.

The Seattle Times’ Mike Carter is reporting that attorneys for the 52-year-old — convicted of killing 12-year-old Cassie Holden with a rock at Gold Mountain Golf Course in 1988 — will appeal again.

He’s been on death row since 1991 — the longest-serving member of the nefarious group.

A Western Washington federal judge found no reversible errors in the case. But Gentry’s lawyers vowed to appeal it to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Eight men are on death row in Washington. Find out more about them here.

One thought on “Another Death Row Appeal Denied for Bremerton Murderer

  1. Eighteen years of appeals from a convicted murderer of a twelve year old girl.

    How much has this case cost the taxpayer over these eighteen years?

    How many more years of grief and unsettledness must the family of Cassie Holden endure before justice is served and they can put her to rest?

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