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January 24, 2014

Davis mom accused of drowning daughter expected to plead not guilty by reason of insanity

The woman accused of drowning her 5-year-old daughter and then transporting the girl’s body in her trunk intends to enter a plea of not guilty by reason of insanity, the Yolo County District Attorney’s office said her attorney indicated in court Friday.

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