Jodi Arias Sentenced to Life in Prison

Jodi Arias Sentenced To Life In Prison

Jodi Arias has been sentenced to life in prison with no possibility of parole, reports ABC News.

In May 2013, a jury found Arias guilty of murdering her on-again, off-again boyfriend Travis AlexanderAlexander, a salesman, was murdered in his house on Mesa, Arizona, on June 4, 2008. He sustained 27 to 29 stab wounds, a slit throat and a gunshot wound to the head. 

In March 2015, a deadlocked jury took the death penalty off the table for the convicted murderer.  

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During the trial, Arias claimed that she killed Alexander in self-defense, and she didn't remember stabbing him nearly 30 times. She testified that she remembered Alexander in a rage, body slamming her and chasing her around his home "like a linebacker" after she accidentally dropped his new digital camera. 

In a 2013 interview, Arias told My FOX Phoenix that she would prefer the death penalty to life in prison. 

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