Attorney says Amy Bishop didn't want plea deal

Amy Bishop

{} {} A defense attorney now says former professor Amy Bishop had to be talked into taking a plea deal that took away the possibility of the death sentence. {}Bishop was sentenced to life without parole. {}She had pleaded guilty to killing three colleagues at the University of Alabama Huntsville.

{} {} An attorney now says Bishop was terrified of the possibility of being sexually abused in prison, and says{}she did not want to live the rest of her life in "a chicken coop."

{} {} Bishop is also charged with murder in the death of her brother in Massachusetts in 1986.