Trial for Christopher Man Accused of Murder Could Be Rescheduled



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The trial for a Christopher man accused of killing his wife on Halloween may be postponed. Brian Pheasant appeared in court yesterday for a pretrial hearing. During the hearing his defense attorney Paula Newcomb said she was still trying to organize some evidence and planned to ask for a continuance. Pheasant’s trial for the murder of his wife Beth Pheasant is scheduled for February 7th. Judge Tom Tedeschi said he would address the matter at the next pretrial hearing January 26th.