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Court Orders Sentencing Hearing for Death Row Inmate

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Arkansas' highest court has ordered a new sentencing hearing for an inmate on death row for the 2006 stabbing death of a man at a Warren gas station.

The Supreme Court yesterday reversed part of Michael B. Daniels' conviction on capital murder charges in the 2006 death of James Williams.  Daniels was convicted of killing Williams, 52, on Jan. 8, 2006.

Daniels' attorney said during his trial that Daniels was angered after Williams cheated in a game of three-card monte.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

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