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BREAKING NEWS ~ DC sniper death penalty affirmed by Virginia high court

[JURIST] AP is reporting that the Virginia Supreme Court has affirmed the death penalty for DC sniper John Allen Muhammad.

9:47 AM ET - Review the 138-page opinion [PDF]. Three justices issued a partial dissent.

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