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Hernandez judge won't recuse self

Updated: October 21, 2013, 5:28 PM ET
Associated Press

FALL RIVER, Mass. -- The judge in the Aaron Hernandez murder case on Monday rejected prosecutors' request to step aside because of what they called bias in an earlier case, saying she was free of it then, is free of it now and will be guided in her rulings only by the law.

Judge Susan Garsh heard 45 minutes of arguments in Fall River Superior Court from prosecutors and a defense attorney for the former New England Patriots tight end before issuing her ruling from the bench.

Garsh ...

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