In this June 2018 photo Louise Turpin (left,)and her husband, David Turpin (right), appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, California. (Watchara Phomicinda/The Orange County Register via AP, Pool, File)

In this June 2018 photo Louise Turpin (left,)and her husband, David Turpin (right), appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, California. (Watchara Phomicinda/The Orange County Register via AP, Pool, File)

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