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Doody's US trial draws to a close

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PHOENIX, ARIZONA : US prosecutors say the Thai man charged with killing six monks, a novice, a nun and a layman in a 1991 attack on a Buddhist temple in Phoenix was a methodical killer who pumped 17 rounds into the victims, mostly to the back of their heads. 

Doody: Charged in temple massacre

But defence lawyers said the case against Johnathan A Doody, 17 years old at the time of the massacre, was flimsy, and depended only on the word of his partner in the attack on Wat Promkunaram.

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