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This 1977 booking photo provided by the Anaheim, Calif. Police Department shows Brett Matthew Paul Thomas, 18. On Friday, April 17, 2015, the convicted serial killer who went on a nine-day rampage that claimed the lives of four people in 1977 was denied parole and cannot reapply for seven years. Thomas, now 56, and his friend, Mark Titch, were convicted of the murders which were committed during robbery or burglary attempts in Orange County. (Anaheim Police Department, The Orange County Register via AP)

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