06/02/2011 02:16 pm ET Updated Aug 02, 2011

Drunk Driver Convicted In Crash That Killed Child Could Get New Trial

In the year he spent in jail after drunkenly careening into a tree in a wreck that killed his girlfriend's young son, Cecil Conner made nearly 2,000 collect calls.

Now Conner, who was convicted in February of aggravated drunken driving, is pinning his hopes for a new trial on the prosecution's failure to turn over recordings of his telephone conversations.

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