Should child killer be protected from death penalty?

Should child killer be protected from death penalty?

Agnes DeRouen in the

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newsroom with a look at what we're working on for 7 News at Noon.

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's Theresa Schmidt is in the courtroom covering a hearing for Jason Reeves, who was convicted of the first-degree murder of 4-year-old Mary Jean Thigpen in 2001. At issue is whether he should be protected from the death penalty because of intellectual disability. Details of the case are available

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More than 100 employers have signed up for a career fair at McNeese on Monday. What sort of jobs are available?

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's Erica Bivens is there and will have our report. More information on the event is available

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Also at noon: they're like cash that falls out of your Sunday paper or from your store rewards cards, but there are places and times when coupons are not advisable. You can read more

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Plus, bees are becoming a hot target for thieves. At noon, see how beehive thefts are costing beekeepers big bucks.

In weather, more scattered showers are expected Monday after a record-setting Sunday. The Lake Charles Regional Airport recorded 3.05 inches of rain on Sunday. We'll get a break from the wet weather this evening, but what about Tuesday and the rest of the work-week? Meteorologist Ben Terry will let you know during his live, local forecast at noon. You can also access weather info

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Have a great day!