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Homewood mother cleared of charges in daughter's death

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A Homewood mother is cleared of charges in her 11-month-old daughter's death.  Jefferson County District Attorney's officials say no charges will be filed against a woman whose daughter died after being left in a hot SUV last July.
Katie Luong, a business owner, told authorities she was supposed to drop her daughter off at a babysitter's house but was preoccupied with thoughts of an employee who recently committed suicide, and a close family friend who was hospitalized after having a stroke.    
Investigators say the temperature inside the woman's SUV was nearly 130 degrees.
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