Micah Moore (right), 23, is escorted into the Jackson County Courthouse Annex in Independence, Mo., on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012. He is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 27-year-old Bethany Deaton and is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Kansas City Star, Keith Myers)

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Micah Moore (right), 23, is escorted into the Jackson County Courthouse Annex in Independence, Mo., on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012. He is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 27-year-old Bethany Deaton and is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Kansas City Star, Keith Myers)