**FILE** Home day care operator Jessica Tata (left) and her attorney, Mike DeGeurin, listen Nov. 12, 2012, to the closing arguments in her murder trial at the Harris County Criminal Justice Center in Houston for the death of Elias Castillo, a 16-month-old killed in a fire at her home day care in Houston. Three other children were also killed. (Associated Press/Houston Chronicle, Johnny Hanson)

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**FILE** Home day care operator Jessica Tata (left) and her attorney, Mike DeGeurin, listen Nov. 12, 2012, to the closing arguments in her murder trial at the Harris County Criminal Justice Center in Houston for the death of Elias Castillo, a 16-month-old killed in a fire at her home day care in Houston. Three other children were also killed. (Associated Press/Houston Chronicle, Johnny Hanson)