No. 5457.

133 Ariz. 1 (1982)

648 P.2d 116

STATE of Arizona, Appellee, v. Ruth WATKINS, Appellant.

Supreme Court of Arizona, In Banc.

June 22, 1982.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Robert K. Corbin, Atty. Gen. by William J. Schafer, III and Gerald R. Grant, Asst. Attys. Gen., Phoenix, for appellee.

Irwin, Jensen & Irwin by Bruce A. Jensen, Yuma, for appellant.

CAMERON, Justice.

On 4 November 1981, defendant Ruth Watkins was found guilty of first degree murder for the death of Walter Robinson. After an aggravation-mitigation hearing, the trial court sentenced the defendant to life imprisonment without possibility of parole for 25 years. A.R.S. § 13-703. The defendant appeals her conviction. We have jurisdiction pursuant to A.R.S. § 13-4031.

The defendant raises the following issues on appeal:


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