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Amy Bishop lawyer: Killing of brother in Boston could be factor in insanity defense in Ala.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — The murder charge brought against Amy Bishop for the 1986 shooting death of her brother in Massachusetts will definitely be used in any insanity defense for the killing of three university colleagues in Alabama , her attorney said Thursday.Roy Miller said the killing of her 18-year-old brother Seth would play a role if the defense follows through with its initial plan to claim that the biology professor is mentally ill."If we claim a defense of insanity, then her whole life history comes in, including the killing of her brother. Her life becomes an open book then," Miller told The Associated Press in a phone interview.Miller did not elaborate on how the Boston indictment, announced Wednesday, would be used in an insanity defense.District Attorney Robert Broussard in Huntsville said earlier her indictment could aid the murder case against her in the February shooting rampage that killed three biology department colleagues and wounded three others at the Universit...

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