Ernest Stewart Daise sits with two of his lawyers during the opening arguments on the first day of his trial the afternoon of Oct. 14, 2013, at the Beaufort County Courthouse in Beaufort.  Daise is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her 4-year-old son in Dale on Nov. 15, 2009.
Ernest Stewart Daise sits with two of his lawyers during the opening arguments on the first day of his trial the afternoon of Oct. 14, 2013, at the Beaufort County Courthouse in Beaufort. Daise is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her 4-year-old son in Dale on Nov. 15, 2009. Staff photo
Ernest Stewart Daise sits with two of his lawyers during the opening arguments on the first day of his trial the afternoon of Oct. 14, 2013, at the Beaufort County Courthouse in Beaufort. Daise is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her 4-year-old son in Dale on Nov. 15, 2009. Staff photo

Dale double-murder death penalty trial starts

October 14, 2013 11:18 AM