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Judge reviews Texas suspect’s jury queries

Rejects about a third Hasan wants to ask

FORT HOOD, Texas — The Army psychiatrist charged in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shootings can ask potential jurors if they would consider punishment other than execution for someone who killed for religious reasons, a judge said Wednesday.

Major Nidal Hasan, who is serving as his own lawyer, also can ask potential jurors if they would consider remorse — or a lack thereof — in determining a convicted murderer’s punishment, the judge ruled.

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