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11:37 AM PT -- The judge hasn't been swayed ... she just DENIED Hernandez' bail. He's now stuck behind bars until his trial.
The judge says bail wouldn't keep him from fleeing. He has the means to flee and the evidence suggests he might ... if given the opportunity.
11:24 AM PT -- The prosecutor just said they're seeking a life sentence for Hernandez without the possibility of parole ... huge.
11:22 AM PT -- The prosecutor just mentioned the photo TMZ posted last night -- showing Hernandez brandishing a glock in the mirror 4 years ago -- claiming it's possible the murder weapon was also a glock.
11:20 AM PT -- The prosecutor is arguing there IS hard evidence ... including matching shell casings found both in Hernandez' rental car and at the murder scene.
11:13 AM PT -- Hernandez' lawyer is also concerned that it could be a year before his client gets his trial ... telling the judge, "He will suffer a protracted loss of liberty." The lawyer says he's open to high cash bail, GPS monitoring, and even house arrest ... anything but no bail.
11:10 AM PT -- As for risk of flight ... Hernandez' lawyer says he poses no risk at all. He's too famous to hide. He's also been fully cooperative with authorities thus far.
11:06 AM PT -- Hernandez' lawyer is making arguments in favor of awarding bail, claiming a serious charge alone isn't enough to hold him without bail. He says prosecutors have offered no eyewitness testimony, or any hard evidence.
The lawyer continued ... Hernandez is a college graduate, has no priors, and is one of the best football players in the country. He is also a father of an 8-month-old daughter.
11:04 AM PT -- Hernandez just showed up to court in a green jumpsuit.