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US Man Charged With Killing 3 Muslims Faces Death Penalty Hearing

The man accused of killing three North Carolina college students - their family says because they were Muslim - is scheduled to appear in court for a hearing to determine whether he could face the death penalty. Prosecutor Roger Echols said in court documents last month he plans to seek the death sentence if Craig Stephen Hick, 46, is convicted of first-degree murder. Hicks is charged with the February 10 killings of 23-year-old Deah Shaddy Barakat, his wife - 21-year-old Yusor...

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