DA Seeks Death Penalty for Former Sunday School Teacher Melissa Huckaby

Melissa Huckaby, the California Sunday schoolteacher charged with kidnapping, raping and killing 8-year-old Sandra Cantu last March, could face the death penalty if convicted, prosecutors said today. San Joaquin County District Attorney James P. Willett said in court today that he will seek capital punishment for 28-year-old Huckaby. Huckaby, who was at the hearing, "showed no emotion" as Willett announced his intentions, but did say she wanted to fire her attorney, according to The...Full Story
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