New judge in Ray Tensing case recuses himself

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CINCINNATI, Ohio (WLWT) – The retrial for Ray Tensing in the death of Sam DuBose will have yet another judge presiding over it.

Heekin was assigned the case Monday after Judge Megan Shanahan said she would recuse herself from the second trial after presiding over the first.

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Before becoming a judge, Heekin was appointed guardian ad litem to one of DuBose’s young sons.

Judge Beth Myers is now assigned to preside over the retrial.

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