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Utah mom is charged with 6 counts of first-degree murder
Utah mom is charged with 6 counts of first-degree murder

A Utah woman was formally charged Monday with six counts of first-degree murder in the killing of six of her babies over a 10-year period, but she will not face the death penalty if convicted.  Megan Huntsman is accused of killing the infants between 1996 and 2006, which was before Utah made murder a capital offense if the victim was younger than 14, Utah County Atty. Jeff Buhman said outside court after a hearing in the case, the Associated Press reported from Provo. Authorities allege Huntsman, 39, was the mother of the six infants, but DNA testing is underway to confirm that, as well as to confirm their gender. Cause of death also was not yet known. Buhman said investigators...

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