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Prosecutors will not seek the death penalty for a Florida woman charged with killing her missing 3-year-old daughter, according to court documents filed Friday.

"It is not in the best interest of the people of the state of Florida to pursue the death penalty as a potential sentence," prosecutors concluded, according to the document.

"Therefore, the state of Florida will not be seeking the death penalty as to Casey Marie Anthony." Read full article »

CNN's Rich Phillips contributed to this report.

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