D.C. Sniper Gets Execution Date

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John Allen Muhammad, otherwise known as the D.C. sniper, received an execution date today from a Virginia judge in connection with 10 murders that terrorized the D.C. area in 2002. Pending appeals, Muhammad is set to be executed on November 10, 2009.

Muhammad's accomplice, Lee Boyd Malvo, is currently serving a life term. The two are also suspected of carrying out more murders in Alabama and Louisiana.

The Associated Press has more: