Thursday, May 23 2013 10:44 PM EDT2013-05-24 02:44:33 GMT
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PHOENIX (AP) -
A judge has denied a mistrial motion in the trial of an Arizona woman accused in the shooting and stabbing death of her boyfriend.
Jodi Arias' defense lawyers asked for the mistrial Thursday after accusing a prosecution witness of perjury.
The motion was denied and the trial is scheduled to resume Monday.
The 32-year-old Arias could become the fourth female on Arizona's death row if she's convicted in the June 2008 killing of 30-year-old Travis Alexander.
Authorities say Arias shot Alexander in the face, stabbed him 27 times and slit his throat, then left him in a shower in his Mesa home.
Arias claims the killing was in self-defense. Prosecutors argue the actions were those of a jealous woman who brutally attacked Alexander after he tried to end their relationship.
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Sunday, December 1 2013 9:19 PM EST2013-12-02 02:19:50 GMT
For months, Jodi Arias was a television staple and practically every minute of her murder trial was broadcast live. But Arias has vanished from view since her trial ended in May, and the judge has doneMore >>
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Wednesday, November 6 2013 2:55 PM EST2013-11-06 19:55:15 GMT
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Friday, August 30 2013 8:59 PM EDT2013-08-31 00:59:05 GMT
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Jodi Arias' lawyers are asking a judge to sequester the jury in her second trial to shield them from the intense publicity that surrounded her first trial.More >>
Wednesday, August 21 2013 8:33 PM EDT2013-08-22 00:33:40 GMT
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Friday, August 9 2013 3:15 PM EDT2013-08-09 19:15:43 GMT
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Tuesday, June 18 2013 8:16 PM EDT2013-06-19 00:16:26 GMT
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The prosecutor in the Jodi Arias case has asked a judge to reject her attorneys' request to delay until next year the retrial of the penalty phase in her case. Prosecutor Juan Martinez says in court filingsMore >>
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Wednesday, May 29 2013 6:23 PM EDT2013-05-29 22:23:59 GMT
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The Arizona Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal on whether a judge improperly allowed prosecutors to seek a death sentence for Jodi Arias in the 2008 stabbing and shooting of her former boyfriend,More >>
The Arizona Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal filed by Jodi Arias.More >>