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Morcilla trial now in jury's hands

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by Krystal Paco

Guam - The fate of Anthony Morcilla remains in the hands of a jury. During proceedings today, Superior Court Judge James Canto denied the defense's motion for reconsideration for judgment of acquittal on all three charges of negligent murder, child abuse, and leaving a child in a motor vehicle.

Morcilla was charged with the death of his two-year-old daughter Amanda after he left her in his truck for hours while he was at work. Closing arguments are expected to get way Wednesday.
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