Anthony Oddone appealing murder conviction in death of corrections officer Andrew Reister

A Farmingville man who killed an off-duty Suffolk corrections officer is appealing his conviction. Attorneys for Anthony Oddone told the state Court of Appeals that

Attorneys for Anthony Oddone told the state Court of Appeals that their client didn't get a fair trial.

Attorneys for Anthony Oddone told the state Court of Appeals that their client didn't get a fair trial. (11/14/13)

WOODBURY - A Farmingville man who killed an off-duty Suffolk corrections officer is appealing his conviction.

Attorneys for Anthony Oddone told the state Court of Appeals that their client didn't get a fair trial.

Oddone was convicted of manslaughter in 2008 after putting Andrew Reister in a deadly chokehold during a fight at the Southampton Publick House. Reister was moonlighting as a bouncer at the time.

Oddone's lawyers now claim that there was false testimony and juror misconduct at his first trial.

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