(PROVIDENCE, RI) Attorneys for accused killer Jason Pleau are hopeful that Friday is the day they will hear that the US Supreme Court will take their case. Pleau is the subject of a debate as to whether Rhode Island has the right to refuse to hand him over to federal authorities. The legal wrangling centers on an agreement between states and the federal government when it comes to transporting detainees.
(PROVIDENCE, RI) The attorneys for accused killer Jason Pleau are seeking to have him serve out his state sentence before any federal proceedings take place. Pleau is currently under federal custody, but he wants to go back into state custody.