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Court upholds murderer's conviction

Ronald Weems (Photo: Colbert Co. Sheriff Department) Ronald Weems (Photo: Colbert Co. Sheriff Department)
COLBERT COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

A man convicted of killing and dismembering a woman in Colbert County lost his appeal.

The Alabama Court of Appeals upheld Ronald Weems's conviction.

Weems killed Amanda Taylor in 2011. Three people pleaded guilty to charges for helping him cover up the crime by dismembering and disposing of her body.

Weems is serving a life sentence at the Limestone County Correctional Facility.

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