KOMONEWS | Stepfather explains Schierman's past as victims' father mourns deaths

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The emotional decision over the fate of Conner Schierman - death or life in prison - pitted father against stepfather in court on Tuesday.

One man described the terrible loss of a wife and children while the other tried to explain the pain that made his stepson a killer.

Leo Milkin told jurors he'll never forget the day he found outConner Schierman murdered his wife and two boys. Weeks earlier in 2006, he had said goodbye to his family. He was scheduled to deploy to Iraq. He told his sons he loved them and would see them again soon.