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This Aug. 8, 2014, file photo shows Governor Rick Perry as he speaks at the 2014 Red State Gathering, in Fort Worth, Texas. Perry has been indicted for abuse of power after carrying out a threat to veto funding for state public corruption prosecutors. The Republican governor is accused of abusing his official powers by publicly promising to veto $7.5 million for the state public integrity unit at the Travis County District Attorney's office. He was indicted by an Austin grand jury Friday, Aug. 15. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
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In this July 23, 2012 file photo, Colorado movie theater shooting suspect James Holmes, whose trial is to begin with lengthy jury selection on Jan. 20, 2015, sits in Arapahoe County District Court in Centennial, Colo. Psychiatrists and attorneys interviewed by The Associated Press say that it would be unlikely that Holmes would be released from a state mental institution should a jury find him not guilty by reason of insanity. (AP Photo/Denver Post, RJ Sangosti, Pool, file)
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In this Jan. 23, 2009, file photo, Elwin Wilson, left, and Friendship 9 member Willie McCleod, right, look over pictures from civil rights incidents in Rock Hill, S.C., in the 1960s. The criminal record will soon be erased for the nine black men arrested for integrating a whites-only South Carolina lunch counter 54 years ago. On Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, prosecutor is expected to ask a judge to vacate the arrests and convictions of the men known as the Friendship 9. (AP Photo/Herald, Andy Burriss, File)
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In this Feb. 8, 2006 file photo, Sly Stone from the group Sly and the Family Stone performs at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. A Los Angeles jury has awarded $5 million to funk legend Stone in a breach-of-contract suit against his business partners. Jurors on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, found that Stone's ex-manager Gerald Goldstein, attorney Glenn Stone and the company Even Street Productions owed him royalties. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
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This undated law enforcement booking photo provided by the Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff's Office shows Apolinar Altamirano. A surveillance video that captured the killing of a Phoenix-area convenience store clerk shows the suspect, Altamirano, calmly walking behind the counter after pulling the trigger, stepping over the fallen victim and grabbing several packs of Marlboros before slowly exiting. The chilling depiction was outlined in a court document Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, as a Maricopa County Superior Court judge set bail at $1 million. (AP Photo/Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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This undated file photo provided by the Georgia Department of Corrections shows convicted murderer Warren Lee Hill. The Georgia death row inmate who has come within hours of execution three times is once again scheduled for execution this week (AP Photo/Georgia Dept. of Corrections, File)
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This feb. 20, 2014 file photo shows former NFL safety Darren Sharper appearing in Los Angeles Superior Court in Los Angeles. Sharper will remain jailed in Los Angeles, despite an arrest warrant issued for him in New Orleans, a judge ruled Friday March 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Bob Chamberlin, Pool)
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This Nov. 13, 2005 file photo made from television shows Iraqi Sajida al-Rishawi opens her jacket and shows an explosive belt as she confesses on Jordanian state-run television to her failed bid to set off an explosives belt inside one of the three Amman hotels targeted by al-Qaida. Al-Rishawi, was sentenced to death. In January 2015, almost a decade later, she has emerged as a potential bargaining chip in negotiations over Japanese hostages held by the Islamic State group, the successor of al-Qaida in Iraq, which orchestrated the Jordan attack. (AP Photo/Jordanian TV, File)
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In this Jan. 4, 2007 file photo, Michael Goodwin looks down as the verdict is read in his trial in Pasadena, Calif. Goodwin was found guilty in the slayings of racing legend Mickey Thompson and his wife. A California appeals court has upheld convictions in the murders of Thompson and his wife. A three-judge panel on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 said it found no prejudicial errors in the trial of Goodwin. Goodwin, 69, is serving life in prison without parole in the 1988 slayings of Mickey and Trudy Thompson. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Francine Orr, Pool, File)
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This undated file photo provided by the California Department of Justice's official Internet web site, Megan's Law shows former Boy Scout leader Al Stein who has pleaded no contest to felony child endangerment in 2009. The California judge ruled Friday Jan. 9, 2015 that more than three decades of Boy Scout "perversion" files containing allegations of sex abuse within the organization can be used as evidence in the molestation case brought by a 20-year-old man this month, including 16 years' worth of documents that have never been publicly revealed. (AP Photo/California Department of Justice, Megan's Law)
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In this Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012 file photo, Marina Litvinenko, the widow of former Russian intelligence officer Alexander Litvinenko, speaks to the media as she leaves at the end of a pre-inquest review at Camden Town Hall in London. More than eight years on and with the U.K.-Russia relations at their iciest since the Cold War, an inquiry is opening on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 into the killing of the Russian intelligence agent turned Kremlin critic. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
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Former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling, second from left, leaves the Alexandria Federal Courthouse Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in Alexandria, Va., with his wife, Holly, second from right, attorney Barry Pollack, right, and attorney Edward MacMahon, after he was convicted on all nine counts he faced of leaking classified details of an operation to thwart Iran's nuclear ambitions to a New York Times reporter. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf)
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In this Sept. 22, 2014, file photo, a view of the E. Barrett Prettyman U.S. Courthouse in Washington. An appeals court is deciding whether deputy U.S. marshals who shot and wounded a teenage driver eight years ago may be sued in federal court, a case that's unfolding amid a national debate about police use of force and the legal protections afforded to law enforcement. The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments last month and could issue an opinion soon. The case of driver Michael Fenwick raises questions about how police can deal with fleeing suspects and the role video should play in analyzing a police encounter. A similar case was decided by the U.S. Supreme Court last year after fascinated justices watched dashboard camera video of the encounter. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
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This undated photo from a wanted poster released by the U.S. Marshals Service shows Pedro Flores, left, and his twin brother, Margarito Flores. The brothers are scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday, Jan, 27, 2015, at federal court in Chicago on drug trafficking charges. The Flores twins cut deals to buy tons of narcotics from Joaquin "El Chapo” Guzman, the head of Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel in the 2000s, and later cooperated with U.S. investigators. (AP Photo/U.S. Marshals Service)
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