A Chillicothe resident whose murder conviction was vacated by the Missouri Supreme Court last month will appear in a Clinton County court room Wednesday. Woodworth, 38,was twice convicted during the 1990’s in the shooting death of his neighbor Cathy Robertson.
Following the actions of the high court, both the defense and the prosecution are now preparing for a third trial. Platte County Judge Owens Hull, Jr. will hear a motion for release of Woodworth pending further proceedings. The hearing will get underway at 1:00 p.m.