Had he been convicted, he could have faced up to life in prison for the slaying of Lenora Ivie Frago who died about seven months after she was shot in the neck and paralyzed on Christmas Eve Gilbert admitted shooting Frago. I have nightmares. If I see guns on TV where people are getting killed, I change the channel.
The verdict came after almost 11 hours of deliberations that stretched over two days. The trial began May 17 but had a long hiatus after antonil juror unexpectedly had to leave town for a funeral.
During closing arguments Tuesday, Gilbert's defense team conceded the shooting did occur but said the intent wasn't to kill. It became theft when she refused to have sex with him or give the money back, they said.
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It's not intended for someone trying to force another person into an illegal act such as prostitution, they argued.
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