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James Holmes, the gunman in the Colorado movie massacre, could face the death penalty after jurors found on Monday that aggravating factors in the case counted for more than mitigating ones such as mental illness.
After deliberating for less than half a day, the panel of nine women and three men said they had concluded unanimously that the aggravating factors outweighed the mitigating ones. If just one juror had found that they did not, the 27-year-old Holmes would have received a life sentence with no chance of parole.
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Pollard is hired as a naval intelligence analyst.
Pollard meets an Israeli intelligence officer and soon begins to sell him information.
After attempting to gain asylum through the Israeli embassy in
Washington, D.C., Pollard is arrested.
Pollard pleads guilty to spying and is sentenced to life in prison.
Israel admits Pollard acted as an agent on its behalf.
A federal panel grants Pollard parole.