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Wednesday Nov 12 | via Patch.com
Lawyers for the man convicted of killing congressional intern Chandra Levy in 2001 requested a new trial Wednesday in D.C. Superior Court, claiming the conviction was obtained "through false evidence." Attorneys from the D.C. Public Defender Service representing 31-year-old Ingmar Guandique, who is serving a 60-year sentence for Levy's death, argued the defense convicted on false or misleading testimony given by his former cellmate Armando Morales. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 12 | via KLAS-TV Las Vegas
The National Transportation Safety Board says the pilot who survived the breakup of a Virgin Galactic spaceship was unaware his co-pilot had prematurely unlocked the craft's re-entry braking system, then was... The pilot of the Virgin Galactic spaceship that tore apart over the Mojave Desert didn't know his co-pilot had prematurely unlocked its brakes, though protocol for the test flight required the co-pilot to announce the... WASHINGTON - Lawyers for a man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy returned to court Wednesday as part of their pitch to a judge that he deserves a new trial because of what they say are problems with a key witness. Comment?
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