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CA Supreme Court upholds man’s death sentence for girlfriend’s murder

The California Supreme Court Monday upheld a man’s conviction and death sentence for murdering his ex-girlfriend to keep her from pursuing a rape case against him. The state’s highest court unanimously affirmed Ruben Becerrada’s September 2008 conviction for the March 4, 2000, stabbing and strangulation of Maria Arevalo, 22, of Arleta. Her body was found […]