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Gabby Giffords faces Tucson assailant as he is sentenced to life

REFILE - ADDING RESTRICTIONS Sketch of former ArizonaCongresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (2nd L) and Jared Loughner (2nd R) inside the courtroom during his sentencing in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles

REFILE - ADDING RESTRICTIONS Sketch of former ArizonaCongresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (2nd L) and Jared Loughner (2nd R) inside the courtroom during his sentencing in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles

REFILE - ADDING RESTRICTIONS Sketch of former ArizonaCongresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (2nd L) and Jared Loughner (2nd R) inside the courtroom during his sentencing in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles
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REFILE- ADDING RESTRICTIONS Sketch of former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and husband Mark Kelly inside the courtroom during the sentencing of Jared Loughner in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles

REFILE- ADDING RESTRICTIONS Sketch of former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and husband Mark Kelly inside the courtroom during the sentencing of Jared Loughner in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles

REFILE- ADDING RESTRICTIONS Sketch of former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and husband Mark Kelly inside the courtroom during the sentencing of Jared Loughner in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles
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Sketch of Jared Loughner (L) being escorted for sentencing at the Federal District Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles

Sketch of Jared Loughner (L) being escorted for sentencing at the Federal District Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles

Sketch of Jared Loughner (L) being escorted for sentencing at the Federal District Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles
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A sketch of U.S. District Judge Larry Burns inside the courtroom during the sentencing of Jared Loughner in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles

A sketch of U.S. District Judge Larry Burns inside the courtroom during the sentencing of Jared Loughner in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles

A sketch of U.S. District Judge Larry Burns inside the courtroom during the sentencing of Jared Loughner in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Bill Robles
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Court officials begin the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Court officials begin the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Court officials begin the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais
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Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais
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Jared Loughner (C) is shown in a courtroom sketch sitting with his attorney Judy Clark (L) during his hearing in federal court in Tucson, Arizona, August 7, 2012. REUTERS/Maggie Keane

Jared Loughner (C) is shown in a courtroom sketch sitting with his attorney Judy Clark (L) during his hearing in federal court in Tucson, Arizona, August 7, 2012. REUTERS/Maggie Keane

Jared Loughner (C) is shown in a courtroom sketch sitting with his attorney Judy Clark (L) during his hearing in federal court in Tucson, Arizona, August 7, 2012. REUTERS/Maggie Keane
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Daniel Hernandez, one of the many people at the scene of the shooting speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Daniel Hernandez, one of the many people at the scene of the shooting speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Daniel Hernandez, one of the many people at the scene of the shooting speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais
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Congressman Ron Barber speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Congressman Ron Barber speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Congressman Ron Barber speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais
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Congressman Ron Barber speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Congressman Ron Barber speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Congressman Ron Barber speaks at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais
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Congressman Ron Barber (C) prepares his comments for the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Congressman Ron Barber (C) prepares his comments for the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

Congressman Ron Barber (C) prepares his comments for the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais
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FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Phoenix Bureau James Turgal speaks on behalf of the FBI at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Phoenix Bureau James Turgal speaks on behalf of the FBI at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Phoenix Bureau James Turgal speaks on behalf of the FBI at the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais
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U.S. Attorney for Arizona John S. Leonardo begins the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

U.S. Attorney for Arizona John S. Leonardo begins the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

U.S. Attorney for Arizona John S. Leonardo begins the press conference following the sentencing of Jared Loughner in the Federal Court House in Tucson, Arizona November 8, 2012. REUTERS/Samantha Sais
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