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  Cheshvan 24, 5773 , 09/11/12

Arizona Shooter Sentenced

A court in Tucson, Arizona, on Thursday sentenced Jared Loughner, who shot and killed six people and wounded 13 0thers, including former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords. Loughner was given seven life sentences plus 140 years in prison.

24-year-old Lougner had reached a plea bargain with the prosecution. He confessed to his crimes and in return, the prosecution did not ask that he be given the death penalty.

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