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Williams was sentenced to life in prison last June for the death of Jamika Jones in 2009. Williams was sentenced to life in prison last June for the death of Jamika Jones in 2009.
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MADISON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

A convicted Madison County murderer will not get a new day in court.

The appeals court denied Arthur Williams' request for a new hearing. Williams plead guilty to murder in the shooting death of Jamika Jones in 2009. A judge sentenced him to life in prison last June.

The district attorney said he will be eligible for parole in 15 years. Jones' family and the DA plan to fight his parole.

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