Jodi Arias Hearing Awash in Tears as Travis Alexander’s Family Speaks

Jodi Arias cried through the first day of  death penalty hearing today as the siblings of her slain ex-boyfriend told the jury they didn’t want to “see (their) brother’s murderer anymore.”

Travis Alexander’s brother Stephen Alexander and sister Samantha Alexander gave statements ot the jury on the first day of the death penalty phase of Arias’ case.

Arias, 32, was convicted last week of murder for killing Alexander using a knife and a gun in 2008.  If she is given the death penalty, she will be the third woman on Arizona’s death row.

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