Retrial date set for man accused in ex-Saints player’s deathApril 5, 2022 GMT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The man whose manslaughter conviction in the death of former Saints player Will Smith was overturned is scheduled to be tried again in August.
April retrial date for man who killed ex-Saints star SmithOctober 6, 2021 GMT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A new retrial date of April 4 was set Wednesday for the man who killed ex-NFL star Will Smith in 2016 following a confrontation over a traffic crash in New Orleans.
Cardell Hayes remains free on bond after his earlier manslaughter conviction in Smith’s death was overturned because the trial jury verdict was not unanimous.
Split verdict conviction tossed for ex-NFL star’s killerJanuary 12, 2021 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court has thrown out the manslaughter conviction for the man who shot former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith to death in 2016...