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Kid’s torture killer’s last chance to avoid death penalty

A jury being asked to recommend whether a Palmdale man convicted of the torture-murder of his girlfriend’s 8-year-old son should be sentenced to death or life in prison without parole will hear closing arguments Monday in his trial’s penalty phase. The seven-woman, five-man panel found Isauro Aguirre, a 37-year-old former security guard, guilty of first-degree […]