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Decades-old fatal arson case gets second look

Published On: May 30 2014 06:18:57 PM EDT
Crime scene -- handcuffs

A court is taking a new look at a decades old arson case that left one person dead.

A court has heard new evidence in the case of Han Tak Lee.

Lee has spent the last 23 years in prison after being convicted of setting a fire in a Monroe County cabin that led to his daughter's death.


Lee's attorney says his conviction was based on outdated investigation methods.

Now a judge will review the case and make a recommendation at a future date.