Jesse Allison convicted of reckless homicide in daughter's death


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PRINCETON, Ky.--  A jury deliberated four hours after listening to three days of testimony.  Allison's conviction carries a penalty of 1-5 years.  The jury has gone back to decide on a sentencing recommendation now

Ariel Allison, just 7 months old, died at home in Princeton back in September 2009.  Investigators say her father smothered her.

A jury deadlocked 6-to-6 on Jesse Allison's case in September 2011.  That prompted this week's re-trial.

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