Friday afternoon, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals denied Paul Minor’s motion for release from prison pending appeal.

From Pacer . . .

8/15/08 COURT Order filed – Paul S Minor’s motion for release
pending appeal is DENIED. Minor has failed to establish by
clear and convincing evidence that he is not likely to pose
a danger to the safety of the community if released. 18
U.S.C. Sect. 3143(b). [6063748-1] in 07-60751 (PRO)
Copies to all counsel. [07-60748, 07-60751, 07-60774] (nfd)
[07-60748 07-60751 07-60774]