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Appeal denied in Altus stabbing death

ALTUS, Okla._The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected the appeal of 47 year old Manuel Daniel Junior, who was convicted and sentenced to life in prison last year for the 2012 stabbing death of Melissa Bost.

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The court's ruling released Friday rejects Daniel's claims of insufficient evidence; irrelevant, misleading and prejudicial evidence; ineffective counsel; and violations of his rights of due process and to receive a fair trial.

Prosecutors said Daniel stabbed Bost to death during a drug transaction.

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