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Jodi Arias Sentenced To Life In Prison!

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The long and dramatic trial of Jodi Arias is finally over.

After several years, many scandalous claims, and even a mistrial ruling, Jodi's fate has been decided by Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Sherry Stephens.

Judge Stephens ruled Monday morning that Arias will face life in prison without the possibility of parole.

[ Video: Jodi Arias Explains Death Penalty Request In Interview ]

Arias was found guilty of the brutal 2008 murder of Travis Alexander all the way back in 2013, but various factors — including a retrial and a hung jury — have delayed her sentencing.

The Alexander family previously voiced their disappointment that Arias would not be receiving the death penalty.

Do YOU agree with the court in this case??

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The Boston Marathon Bomber Found Guilty On All 30 Counts

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UPDATE: The final verdicts have come in and the jury has found Tsarnaev guilty on all 30 counts, 17 of which carry the possibility of the death penalty.

The Boston Marathon Bomber trial has reached a close, as Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been found guilty of plotting to use a weapon of mass destruction.

The Boston jury that decided he is guilty is now deciding whether he will spend his life in prison or face the death penalty.

[ Related: Bill Maher Compares Zayn To The Boston Marathon Bomber ]

The bombing attack left three people dead and over 260 people injured in the awful events that transpired in April 2013.

While his verdicts on other other counts are still being read, it only took jurors just over 12 hours divided over the span of two days.

Dzhokhar apparently kept his hands folded while the guilty verdicts were being handed down.

We'll keep you posted as more information comes in.

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Former Survivor Producer Gets 12 YEARS In Mexican Prison For His Wife's Murder

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Bruce Beresford-Redman is a former producer for the hit show Survivor.

He's also just been sentenced to 12 years in Mexican prison.

He's been stuck in prison in Mexico for four years now, on trial for the murder of his wife Monica.

It was back in 2010 when Bruce, his wife, and their two children were on vacation in Cancun together. The couple was heard arguing one night and Monica disappeared shortly after. Her body was found strangled, dumped in a sewer near the resort.

After a long trial, Bruce has been sentenced to 12 years in prison, with the 4 years he's already served counting towards his sentence.

This didn't exactly come as much of a surprise, if you look at some of the very shady details of the case…

The attorney for Monica's family said:

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Judge Declares Mistrial In Jodi Arias Case Because Of A Hung Jury — She WON'T Be Getting The Death Penalty

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If the jury cannot ALL come to one decision, that usually is an indication of what's about to happen.

And what happened in the trial of Jodi Arias is that the judge has declared a mistrial because of a hung jury who could NOT come up with a unanimous decision.

The deadlock happened AGAIN after the first jury, which two years ago convicted Jodi of murder, could not figure out if Jodi Arias should receive the death penalty.

It is believed at this point that the defendant will now receive

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Eddie Ray Routh Found Guilty For The Murder Of American Sniper Chris Kyle

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On Tuesday, a jury from the Erath County District Court found Eddie Ray Routh guilty for the murder of Chris Kyle, the inspiration for the Clint Eastwood-directed film American Sniper.

The ex-Marine was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Prosecutors did not seek the death penalty.

[ Related: American Sniper Lands Best Sound Editing At The 2015 Oscars ]

In February 2013, the 27-year-old shot Kyle and Chad Littlefield at the Rough Creek Lodge and Resort's shooting range in Texas.

The former member of the Marine Corps had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity, claiming he was under psychosis when he released fire on the Navy Seal and his friend. A veteran of the Iraq war, he had been diagnosed with schizophrenia since becoming a soldier.

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Suge Knight Has A Defense Plan In Place For His Pending Trial — But Will The Cops Buy It?

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Days after Suge Knight was arrested on murder charges for the fatal hit and run he was involved in on Thursday night, the rapper has reportedly come up with a defense for his upcoming trial.

Apparently the 49-year-old is planning on telling the court he didn't know he hit someone before fleeing the scene.

[ Related: Suge Arrested On Murder Charges For Hit & Run ]

According to sources close to the rap mogul, they're saying Suge claims he was fearful for his life when he stepped on the gas pedal of his truck that fateful night.

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​Aaron Hernandez's Defense Is Contradicted By The Murder Victim's Girlfriend On The Stand

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Things are getting off to a bad start for him,

While the New England Patriots are getting ready to play in the Super Bowl, their former teammate Aaron Hernandez is officially standing trial for the murder of Odin Lloyd. On Friday, Lloyd's girlfriend took the stand and contradicted Aaron's defense.

Shaneah Jenkins, the sister of Aaron's girlfriend and the person who introduced the NFLer to Lloyd, said the two men were at the "beginning stages of a friendship" and they "would hang out and smoke." She also said the only time they hung out without her was the one time when Lloyd ended up dead.

[ Photos: Celebrities Who've Been Linked To Murder! ]

However, in the opening statements, Aaron's attorney asserted that

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