|FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
|FROM: CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA
The Opinion handed down on the 26th day of February, 2016, is as follows:
BY JOHNSON, C.J.:
2014-KA-0402 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ROBERT GLEN COLEMAN (Parish of Caddo)
Retired Judge Marion F. Edwards, assigned as Justice ad hoc, sitting for Crichton, J., recused.
For the reasons assigned, defendant’s conviction for first degree murder is affirmed. Defendant’s sentence of death is vacated and set aside and the case is remanded to the district court for a new sentencing hearing.
CONVICTION AFFIRMED; DEATH SENTENCE REVERSED; CASE REMANDED FOR FURTHER PROCEEDINGS NOT INCONSISTENT WITH THIS OPINION.
CRICHTON, J., recused.
KNOLL, J., additionally concurs and assigns reasons.
WEIMER, J., dissents in part and assigns reasons.
GUIDRY, J., dissents in part for the reasons assigned by Justice Weimer.
CLARK, J., dissents in part for reasons assigned by Justice Weimer.