Breivik should be deemed sane: defense

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Posted: Jun 22, 2012 5:25 AM
Breivik should be deemed sane: defense
OSLO (Reuters) - Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik should be declared sane and allowed to take responsibility for his actions, his lawyer told a court on Friday, rebutting the prosecution request to declare him criminally insane.Breivik has confessed to killing 77 people in a shooting and bombing rampage last July. If judged to be insane, he would likely be committed to a mental institution instead of a prison(Reporting by Victoria Klesty; Editing by Angus MacSwan)