Hawaii Supreme Court orders new trial in 2016 attempted murder case

Anthony Beaudet-Close, right, stands with his attorney Michael Schlueter as a guilty verdict is handed down by the jury in July 2017. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

Anthony Beaudet-Close leaves the courtroom after being sentenced in 2017 in Circuit Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

The Hawaii Supreme Court has ordered a new trial for a man convicted of attempted murder, ruling that Anthony Beaudet-Close’s invocation of his constitutional right to remain silent was used against him at trial.