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November 15, 2013

Man draws life sentence for murder after judge rejects a friend’s last-minute claim

Acquitted of murder, Tony Van made a play to help out a co-defendant who was convicted of murder in a 2008 Sacramento shooting and was looking into the abyss of a life term in prison.

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