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JONATHAN PEREIRA sits next to his attorney, Dain Weiner, while awaiting sentencing at the El Dorado County Courthouse on Monday. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

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Pereira begs for death penalty at sentencing

By From page A2 | April 18, 2012

The somber atmosphere of Jonathan David Pereira’s sentencing hearing took a turn to the absurd when the defendant pleaded with the court to grant him the death penalty.

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