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Man to die for killing Choctaw man

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(Oklahoma City-AP) -- An eleven-time convicted felon is going to Oklahoma's death row for killing a Choctaw man.

James Coddington was sentenced to death yesterday for the 1997 beating death of 73-year-old Albert Troy Hale.

Prosecutors say Coddington killed Hale because Hale refused to give him 50-dollars to buy drugs.

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