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Judge denies man's request to withdraw guilty plea to murders

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A judge denies an Oklahoma man's request to withdraw his guilty plea from three murder cases.  

Kevin Sweat has pleaded guilty to killing 11-year-old Skyla Witaker and 13-year-old Taylor Paschal-Placker.  The two were found near Weleetka, Oklahoma six years ago.  Sweat also admitted to killing his fiance, Ashley Taylor, three years later.

A judge has denied Sweat's plea to withdraw his blind plea to three counts of first degree murder.  Sweat is sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

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