Year in Review: Closure?

Published: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 09:49 AM.

After the sentence was read by Circuit Judge John Fishel, Butler asked if he could address the court.

The only time he spoke during the course of the trial, Butler apologized to the Gant family. He said that he liked Everett a lot and didn’t mean to kill him.

Butler intends to appeal the sentence.

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