A court-imposed deadline to launch the final round of appeals for condemned prison guard killer William Van Poyck came and went Friday without any papers being filed.
Instead, attorneys who were appointed under protest Monday to represent the 58-year-old who is to be executed June 12 for the 1987 shooting death of Glades Correctional Institution guard Fred Griffis, sent an unusual — if not unheard of — notice to the Florida Supreme Court.
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