23 Jan '11, 6am

13-year-old accused murderer faces US court appeal: PENNSYLVANIA - A PANEL of US judges on Tuesday hears argumen...

PENNSYLVANIA - A PANEL of US judges on Tuesday hears arguments over whether a 13-year-old boy accused of slaying his father's fiance should be tried as an adult - making it possible for him to spend the rest of his life in prison. Pennsylvania's Superior Court is considering an appeal by defense lawyers, who want the teen, Jordan Brown, to be sent to a juvenile facility rather than face imprisonment without parole as an adult. Brown was just 11, a chubby schoolboy, when he allegedly shot Kenzie Houk, then eight months pregnant, in the back of the head in February 2009 in her rural home northwest of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Prosecutors allege that the boy waited until his father left for work that Friday morning before entering Houk's bedroom and shooting her with a 20-gage shotgun. After that, prosecutors say, he went to school, dropping the spent cartridge outside and le...

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