State attorney Michael Satz notified a Broward County court that prosecutors intend to seek capital punishment for the teen killer, who stormed into the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland and methodically gunned down his former classmates and teachers on February 14. Cruz, who is 19, is scheduled for formal arraignment Wednesday on a 34-count indictment, including 17 charges of first-degree murder.
Those factors include Cruz's prior criminal record, the "heinous, atrocious and cruel" nature of the crime, and the "cold, calculated and premeditated" manner in which it was carried out.
Cruz's attorney, Broward County Public Defender Howard Finkelstein, said in a statement to ABC News that the move by prosecutors "was not unexpected".
Russian exile Glushkov in mystery death in London
An exiled Russian who was friends with an oligarch that fell out with Vladimir Putin has been found dead in Britain . A tribute to Glushkov was posted on Facebook by his friend, the newspaper editor Damian Kudryavtsev.
The only other penalty option for Cruz is life in prison with no possibility of parole.
Cruz was arrested shortly after committing the Valentine's Day killings and fleeing the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School campus among terrified students. His attorneys also offered to plead guilty in exchange for a life sentence.
Both proposals would make it illegal for a doctor to perform an abortion exclusively because the fetus has Down syndrome. There are now four other states who have similar laws on the books: Ohio , Indiana, North Dakota and Louisiana.
Along with the number of complaints filed, human resource practices were released publicly in a legal filling submitted on Monday. This figure was outlined by plaintiffs who were denied pay raises and promotions in the world's largest software company.
McEnroe , who's also known for his fiery temper. "McEnroe was a master at his rage", he says. "I'm a buffoon", he confesses. "What went on in Georgia was mortifying". "White privilege and desperation and disaster..." He adds: "I f**ked up".
Jefferies Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.03% of its portfolio in HCA Healthcare, Inc . (NYSE: HCA ) to report earnings on May, 1. Of Virginia Limited Liability has invested 0.09% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). (NYSE: HCA ) to report earnings on May, 1.
It is negative, as 33 investors sold INTU shares while 249 reduced holdings. 42 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. It improved, as 51 investors sold LRCX shares while 238 reduced holdings. 87 funds opened positions while 207 raised stakes.
Ardern said that the 20-year-old was not a Young Labour member or part of the staff and that she did know why he was there. Mr Kirton says while they had the interests of the young people at heart, he admits they handled the situation poorly.
Perpetual Ltd acquired a new position in shares of Amazon .com during the 2nd quarter valued at $25,356,000. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Thill maintains a Buy rating on Amazon and raises its target from $1,750 to $1,850, a 16% upside to yesterday's close.
In the weeks following Schaaf's tip-off, Homan, Sessions, and Trump all lambasted the Oakland mayor and cited similar figures. Army Reserve Element, a public affairs office for the NASA Ames Research Center, and a public affairs specialist for the U.S.
There had been various leaks and rumors that suggested this new version of GTA 5 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One . However, Kotaku UK has said that its sources claim the release date was pushed back to April at short notice.
Analyse opportunities in the market for various stakeholders by identifying the high-growth segments of Competent Cells market . The major application areas of Bacterial cell are Pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and food & beverages.
Buckingham Research downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Friday, July 28 report. (NASDAQ:SLGN) rating on Tuesday, July 19. Pacific Heights Asset Management Llc sold 26,000 shares as the company's stock declined 11.33% while stock markets rallied.
The Windows 10 Spring Creators update arrives next month
Windows Update will them try to update your device, Windows 10 version 1607 and version 1703 are not yet at "end of service". Windows 10 Redstone 5 is the next major update to Windows 10 coming this fall, and its development is now well underway.
Cuomo's ex-aide, guilty of 3 felonies in bribery case
Defense lawyers said the payments were legitimate fees for consulting work performed when Percoco was out of state government. Percoco, 48, Cuomo's longtime confidante and the chairman of his 2014 re-election campaign, had pleaded not guilty.
End of an era: Fashion designer Givenchy passes away
Portrait of Belgian-born actress Audrey Hepburn (1929 - 1993) and French fashion designer Hubert De Givenchy , mid 1980s. When Hubert met Audrey Hepburn in 1957, both of their careers would be set in motion on the big screen and on the runway.
Parliament proceedings washed out for 7th day in a row
However, the members in the Well, including those from TDP and AIADMK, continued to raise slogans and displaying placards. But Naidu said a discussion can be allowed under rule 176, which was not acceptable to the protestors.
Kinder Easter Egg Hunt retailer competition returns
The city recreation department and commission are gearing up for the annual Christy Haberstroh Easter Egg Hunt, set for 2 p.m. The Warrensburg Parks and Recreation kicks off Easter weekend with three "EGG " cellent egg themed events.
American Idol premiere on ABC is least-watched in history
The heartfelt performance of the iconic tune had an immediate effect on Perry , who had to fight back tears as Francisco sang. Now living in Orlando, Sardor informs us that he has "a big range" and can sing "the male part and the female part" of songs.
Charles Manson's grandson wins fight to claim his body
Brunner later disclosed that he was legally adopted by his grandparents, the court ruling states, which disqualifies his claim. Freeman joked that he wanted to place his late grandfather's ashes inside the doll and take him fishing in Manatee County.
BidaskClub Upgrades Paylocity (PCTY) to "Buy"
Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas has 15,931 shares for 0% of their portfolio. 746,543 are owned by Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the stock.