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In this April 13 photo, Rodney Berget, accused of killing a South Dakota prison guard during an unsuccessful escape in 2011, is escorted to court in Sioux Falls. A judge on Monday sentenced Berget to death for his part in the murder. (AP Photo/The Argus Leader, Elisha Page)

No new sentencing hearing for prison guard killer

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SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota judge has denied a new sentencing hearing before a jury for a man sentenced to death for his role in the killing of a prison guard.


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