Satz argued that the death penalty was warranted because Cruz "knowingly created a great risk of death to many persons" and committed a crime in a "cold, calculated and premeditated manner without any pretense of moral or legal justification", and because the crime "was especially heinous, atrocious or cruel", according to a copy of the filing.
After the filing, Mr Cruz's lawyers repeated their offer for him to plead guilty if prosecutors agreed to not pursue the death penalty.
Prosecutors announced that they will be seeking the extreme punishment in the case Tuesday morning.
"If we are not allowed to do so tomorrow, we will stand mute to the charges".
Cruz's lawyers have made a decision to take that approach to avoid upsetting survivors and families of victims with the "fiction" of a not guilty plea.
Cruz's attorneys have pointed to mental illness as a factor, saying that the teen battled depression after the death of his adoptive mother.
In other developments, a student who is credited with saving the lives of 20 students by attempting to close and lock a classroom door during the attack was improving at a hospital. Weeks after being shot, he fell critically ill of an intestinal infection.
The attack, at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, is the deadliest United States school shooting since 2012.
Authorities have not released a motive in the shooting spree at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where three faculty members and 14 students were killed on Valentine's Day. After surgeries, his condition was upgraded to fair, his attorney and the hospital said.
Kasatkina hit one ace, won 54 percent of her first serves and broke Wozniacki's serve six times in the one hour, 40 minute match. Williams, who has yet to drop a set, will face either Carla Suarez Navarro or Danielle Collins in the last eight.
Splinter Cell has taken a long hiatus since its last game, Splinter Cell: Blacklist that was launched way back in 2013. However, the name of the game is going to different from Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell 2018 in all possibility .
It’s worth familiarising yourself with these categories, as it makes it easier to predict how any given racket will respond. By being less taught and more elastic, you can benefit from a better feel for the ball, and as a result, more power over it.
Current and former VA employees have also emailed unconfirmed statements of mismanagement stemming from the agency . Shulkin publicly declared victory , hinting that he had the White House's support to remove officials battling him.
In 1974, Hawking proposed what is known as his most significant theory that black holes can emit sub-atomic particles. Over the years, Hawking became one of the most recognized names in contemporary science.
Launched in November past year , the smartphone boasts of an "8-day battery life" and comes with a dedicated microSD card slot. For those who want to catch the event live, the company will be is Xiaomi will be live casting the launch event for Mi fans.
There will be five games given away this month which includes Superhot, Shadow Tactics, Tales from Candlekeep, Oxenfree , and Mr. Ever since it arrived it launched in 2016, subscribers were privy to free games every so often.
But even so, there’s no denying that he has impressive skills and he managed to lead all his football teams to big titles. Now at PSG, there are a lot of rumors that he might come back in Spain to play for life-time rivals of Barcelona, Real Madrid.
Your main purpose is to master or improve your language skills, so it is not so big deal if you listen to or read something fake. How to learn English through the news It is undeniable that the news is a great source of the words that are used everywhere.
He said the funds crunch could make the Prime Minister's "Make in India" programme in defence a non-starter. The air force said that with its current resources, fighting a two-front war would be hard .
The deal may help Apple boost relations with news outlets that have become wary of Facebook and Google. Texture now offers access to over 200 magazine titles for a flat monthly subscription price of $9.99.
In both the Lok Sabha seats, the SP candidates supported by the BSP and other secular parties are giving tough fight to the BJP. In Phulpur , SP Nagendra Patel is leading by 12,000 votes with his opposition candidate Kaushalendra Singh Patel.
Donald Trump is silencing those who might restrain him
More recently, reports indicated that Tillerson was shocked to hear about Trump's planned meetings with North Korea. Tillerson's exit had been rumored for some time, given his repeated disagreements with Trump on foreign policy .
Pakistan, Iran to strengthen ties: Maleeha
Relations between Pakistan and India have historically been tense, and the tensions aggravated under the BJP government. In this context, India's not likely to be pleased with the Iranian foreign minister's comments.
Bollywood's 'Mr. Perfectionist' Aamir Khan turns 53
According to a report in a leading portal, a source also confirmed that what will be the very first post of Aamir Khan as well. The movie also stars Katrina Kaif, Amitabh Bacchchan and Fatima Sanah Sheikh in leading roles.
How To Make A Profile On A Dating Website
Yes, we live in the world of modern technologies where a teenager knows more about technologies than people in mid 30s. When writing about yourself, keep in mind that people might think of different things and have different associations.
List of the Best Fitness Trackers for 2018
Although it is a bit expensive, it makes your experience really enjoyable by giving you access to music and also GPS navigation. Huawei Band 2 Pro is one of the best low-budget devices that offers you all the functions you need for under 60 Euros.
Latest News on the Global Online Gaming Industry
The company is showing signs of making a comeback, as competitors are forced to merge and consolidate in order to survive. The industry can be broken down further between mobile gambling and desktop gambling (which includes laptops and PCs).
The Early 2018 World Series Favorites
People expected this young Yankees team (which still has more significant talent on the way from AAA) to start competing in 2018. Taking into account a few articles and odds listings that are already out there, here’s our look at the top contenders. 1.