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August 13, 2014 12:52 PM

Barbershop defendants point fingers at each other

The man who fired the bullet that killed Monique Nelson during the south Sacramento barbershop shootout was defending himself from gunmen who were shooting at him and should be acquitted of murder charges, his lawyer said in his closing argument Wednesday.

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