Deedy was in Honolulu for a 2011 international summit when he shot Kollin Elderts during an altercation in a McDonald’s.
A 2013 murder trial ended in a hung jury. A second jury in 2014 acquitted him of murder but deadlocked on manslaughter.
Deedy’s defense attorneys argued a third trial on manslaughter would violate the double jeopardy clause of the constitution.
Here’s the appeal document: