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Jodi Arias’ attempt to get the death penalty taken off the table as a possible punishment for murdering her boyfriend Travis Alexander has failed, with the court rejecting her lawyers’ 17 reasons for dismissal.

RadarOnline.com can reveal that Judge Sherry Stephens issued a ruling late Wednesday denying the Arias motions on all points, clearing the way for the death penalty retrial to continue.

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Her defense… Continue reading Laptop Porn Defense Denied! Judge Rejects Jodi Arias’ Request To Stop Death Penalty Trial

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Kate McCann, the mother of missing toddler Madeleine, told a Portuguese court Tuesday that her son has asked her about the allegations that she hid her daughter.

McCann told the court: “Sean asked me in October last year: ‘Mr Amaral said you hid Madeleine, didn’t he?’

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“I just said ‘he did, and

Oscar Pistorius was deemed not mentally ill, and fit to stand the remainder of his murder trial, in reports from officials with South Africa’s Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital Monday as his murder trial picked back up following a 30-day psychiatric evaluation of the double-amputee athlete.

The Olympian, accused in the Feb. 14, 2013 murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, was completely able to distinguish right and wrong… Continue reading Oscar Pistorius Trial Resumes, With Psychiatric Experts Saying Olympian Knew Right From Wrong — & Was Not Mentally Ill — In Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

Oscar Pistorius is being accused of taking acting lessons before the start of his trial in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.

South African Sunday Times columnist Jani Allen wrote today, “I have it from a reliable source you are taking acting lessons for your days in court.”

Asked by the London Sunday People to back up the claim, Allen told the newspaper, “I have… Continue reading Acting For The Court? Oscar Pistorius Accused Of Taking Drama Lessons Before His Trial

On the day the grueling cross-examination process wrapped up, the Oscar Pistorius trial in South Africa‘s Pretoria court Tuesday hit another watermark of uncomfortable tension, as the paralympian read aloud a Valentine’s Day card girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp gave him hours before he would fatally gun her down.

“Roses are red, violets are blue,” Pistorius read from the card, “I think today is a good day to… Continue reading Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Accused Killer Reads Eerie Valentine’s Day Card Reeva Steenkamp Gave Him Day Of Shooting