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Date TimeJanuary 13, 2020
VoiceLawyers for a Georgia man set to be executed this week want the state parole board to convert his sentence to life without the possibility of parole, arguing that's what the jury would have chosen if given the chance.
Lawyers ask Georgia panel to spare condemned mans life
Jimmy Fletcher Meders, 58, was convicted of murder and sentenced to die for the October 1987 killing of convenience store clerk Don Anderson in coastal Glynn County.
The board is the only authority in Georgia that can commute a death sentence.

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