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  • FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2013 file pool photo, Debra Jean Milke listens to a judge during a hearing as she awaits a retrial in the 1989 shooting death of her 4-year-old son, Christopher, at Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix. Arguments set for Wednesday, April 9, 2014 before the state Court of Appeals could determine the outcome of the case against Milke, whose 1990 conviction in the killing of her young son was overturned after she had spent more than two decades on death row. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool, File)

    Appeals court arguments heard in son killing case

    A retired detective shouldn't be forced to testify at the retrial of an Arizona mother who is charged with having her son killed in 1989 because he could face perjury or other charges himself after a federal court accused him of misconduct, the man's lawyer argued Wednesday before the state Court of Appeals.

  • US spy court: NSA to keep collecting phone records

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A secretive U.S. spy court has ruled again that the National Security Agency can keep collecting every American's telephone records every day, in the midst of dueling decisions in two civilian federal courts about whether the surveillance program is constitutional.

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