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Lawyers Plead For Mercy For Arias As Trial Resumes

An attorney for Jodi Arias on Thursday told the jury deciding the former waitress’s fate to consider factors including her age, troubled upbringing and talent as an artist, and show her mercy for killing her boyfriend five years ago.


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Husband Gets Life For School Teacher Wife’s Murder

Mark Franta has been sentenced to life in prison for murder of his wife Marybeth.