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Ethan Self asks for a new trial

By Preston Ayres, payres@wcyb.com
Published On: Sep 27 2013 10:03:33 AM CDT
Updated On: Sep 27 2013 10:12:24 AM CDT
Ethan Self in court
ROGERSVILLE, Tenn. -

A Greeneville man convicted of killing his police officer father is asking the court for a new trial.

Attorneys for Ethan Self filed the motion in Hawkins County Circuit Court last week.

According to the court clerk's office, the defense team listed at least 20 reasons they believe Self should be granted a new trail.

Self was convicted in August 2013 of killing is father, Greeneville police officer Roger Self inside their home in 2010. He was sentenced to life in prison. Click here to read more.

A hearing is set for November 25th in Rogersville.