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Jury returns death sentence for serial killer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury has returned a death sentence for a serial killer known as the “Grim Sleeper,” who murdered nine women and a teenage girl over several decades in South Los Angeles. 104 more words

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Jury Recommends Death For 'Grim Sleeper' Killer

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Jurors Monday recommended that the so-called “Grim Sleeper” be sentenced to death.

The jury deliberated for more than five hours over two days before recommending that Lonnie Franklin Jr.  678 more words


Jury Recommends Death Sentence for Man Convicted in 'Grim Sleeper' Serial Killings

A  jury Monday recommended the man convicted in the “Grim Sleeper” serial killings be put to death, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. 490 more words

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Jury Ponders Life Or Death For 'Grim Sleeper' Serial Killer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles jury has begun deliberating whether a serial killer known as the “Grim Sleeper” should spend his life in prison or be executed. 130 more words


Penalty Phase Continues in 'Grim Sleeper' Trial

Emotional testimony was heard in court as the penalty phase of the “Grim Sleeper” trial continued on Monday. Kareen Wynter reports for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on May 16, 2016. 23 more words

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2nd Surviving Victim of ‘Grim Sleeper’ to Testify in Sentencing Phase, Prosecutor Says

A second surviving victim of the “Grim Sleeper” will testify during the penalty phase of the trial of Lonnie Franklin Jr., who was convicted last week of 10 counts of murder and one count of attempted murder, the prosecutor said Thursday. 58 more words

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Prosecutor: Convicted 'Grim Sleeper' Killed 5 More Women

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — A Los Angeles prosecutor seeking the death penalty for the man convicted in 10 “Grim Sleeper” murders says he also killed five other women. 308 more words