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North Carolina man may face death penalty in Muslim students' slayings
North Carolina man may face death penalty in Muslim students' slayings

Prosecutors in North Carolina plan to seek the death penalty for a man charged with shooting and killing three Muslim students in an apartment complex parking lot last month.  A spokeswoman for Durham County Superior Court confirmed Dist. Atty. Roger Echols' office will try Craig Hicks on capital murder charges in the fatal shootings of Deah Shaddy Barakat, his wife, Yusor Mohammad, and her sister, Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, in a Chapel Hill, N.C., neighborhood. All three attended college in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.  Hicks is being held on three counts of first degree murder and Echols' office is still weighing possible hate crime...

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