Ex-mother-in-law charged in slaying mulls guilty plea

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Ex-mother-in-law charged in slaying mulls guilty plea

By stephen hunt
The Salt Lake Tribune

Updated Aug 3, 2010 05:16PM MDT
A 71-year-old woman accused of fatally shooting her former daughter-in-law outside a preschool in January wrote a letter to a 3rd District judge asking to plead guilty.
“My physical health is deteriorating, and I do not believe it would be in the best interests of taxpayers or of myself to pursue a trial,” Mary Nance Hanson wrote in April to Judge William Barrett.
Hanson also wrote two other letters asking for a new attorney.
But during a Monday hearing in connection with the letters, Barrett as…
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