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Jury Deadlocked on Death Penalty for ‘Los Palillos’ Drug Gang Leaders Convicted of Murder, Kidnapping

A judge today declared a penalty phase mistrial for two leaders of the violent Mexican “Los Palillos” drug trafficking gang, who were convicted of several murders and kidnappings in San Diego County between 2004 and 2007. Jurors told Judge David Rubin that they were hopelessly deadlocked on whether to recommend the death penalty or life […]