Former NFL star and alleged murderer Aaron Hernandez took the stand today for the first time in his case, insisting to the court that he is not mentally ill.

A judge grilled Hernandez, asking the 23-year-old ex-New England Patriot a number of questions regarding his overall health and mental state.

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Aaron Hernandez was indicted today on a first-degree murder charge in the death of Odin Lloyd, the friend whose body was found near his house.

The six-county grand jury indictment charges the former New England Patriots star with killing 27-year-old Lloyd, a semi-pro football player.

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