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Defense in Towson killing trial claims pressure by victim's wife
A man accused of shooting a Towson gas station owner last year was pressured by "a woman who would go to the ends of the earth to have her husband killed," his attorney told jurors in opening statements Friday. The murder-for-hire trial could be the first test of Maryland's new death penalty law.
By Alison Knezevich, The Baltimore Sun
October 22, 2011