Pedro Rangel Jr., left, listens to his attorneys Roger Litman, right, and Sal Sciandra, center, before being escorted from the Madera County Superior Court of John DeGroot after being served with the death penalty sentence in 1999 for his murder conviction.
Pedro Rangel Jr., left, listens to his attorneys Roger Litman, right, and Sal Sciandra, center, before being escorted from the Madera County Superior Court of John DeGroot after being served with the death penalty sentence in 1999 for his murder conviction. JOHN WALKER Fresno Bee Staff Photo
Pedro Rangel Jr., left, listens to his attorneys Roger Litman, right, and Sal Sciandra, center, before being escorted from the Madera County Superior Court of John DeGroot after being served with the death penalty sentence in 1999 for his murder conviction. JOHN WALKER Fresno Bee Staff Photo