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Former death row inmate suing McMinn County

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(WRCB) - A former Tennessee death row inmate is suing McMinn County for $20 million.

Gussie Vann was sentenced to die for the rape and murder of his 8 year old daughter in Athens, in 1992.

Last year, the conviction was dismissed.

Vann now alleges McMinn County investigators denied him an attorney during lengthy questioning following the death of daughter.

Gussie Vann is currently serving time for an aggravated rape charge.

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