Bail hearing set for man tried 6 times for the 1996 murders of 4 people in Winona, Mississippi

Bail hearing set for man tried 6 times for the 1996 murders of 4 people in Winona, Mississippi
Curtis Flowers has been tried six times for the murders of four people at Tardy Furniture in Winona. (Source: WLBT)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A bail hearing has been set for Curtis Giovanni Flowers.

Circuit Judge Joseph Loper has scheduled a hearing for December 16th on Flowers' motion to set reasonable bail in Webster County.

Curtis Flowers has been tried in six trials for the murders at Tardy Furniture.
Curtis Flowers has been tried in six trials for the murders at Tardy Furniture. (Source: WLBT)

Flowers has been tried six times and has been on Mississippi's death row for the 1996 murders of four people at Tardy Furniture in Winona.

Flowers is asking for reasonable bail. He has been on Mississippi's death row for the murders at Tardy Furniture.
Flowers is asking for reasonable bail. He has been on Mississippi's death row for the murders at Tardy Furniture. (Source: WLBT)

In June the U.S. Supreme Court reversed his conviction, ruling District Attorney Doug Evans intentionally removed black jurors in a 2010 trial.

The decision said the prosecutor’s efforts to keep African Americans off the jury, violated the Constitution.

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