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Amanda Bacon takes the stand

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Emotions ran high in the courtroom as a mother, charged in the death of her infant son took the stand for the first time.

Amanda Bacon is charged with murder and endangering children after her son Avery, 6 months, was injured and later died.

Prosecutors say Bacon knew Avery was hurt, but instead of going to the hospital she left to have sex with a man in exchange for money.

Bacon however, maintained her innocence saying she didn't know he was going to die.

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