Mr. Covington pled guilty to the first-degree murders of Lisa Freiberg and her two children, 7-year-old Zachary and 2-year-old Heather Savannah. The three were beaten and fatally stabbed in 2008. He waived his right to a sentence recommendation from a jury and the court condemned him to death. This is his direct appeal.
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