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Lawyer For Knox’s Ex-Boyfriend Makes Final Court Appeal

Lawyers for Amanda Knox’s ex-boyfriend made a final appeal to Italy’s top criminal court Friday, urging it to overturn the pair’s murder conviction for the 2007 slaying of Knox’s roommate, saying there were errors of “colossal proportions” in the guilty verdicts.

CBS Seattle–03/27/2015

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73-Year-Old Gets 75 Years For Trying To Reclaim Former Ranch

A 73-year-old man who threatened from behind bars to forcibly take back the western Montana ranch he lost in a 1979 divorce has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for intimidating and stalking its owners.

CBS Seattle–03/26/2015

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Bellevue Man Pleads Guilty To Fatally Stabbing Ex-Wife

A Bellevue man charged with fatally stabbing his ex-wife 72 times has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.

CBS Seattle–03/26/2015

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Defense Attorney Withdraws From Idaho Triple Homicide Case

The preliminary hearing for a 22-year-old southwest Idaho man charged in connection with the killings of a former Arizona power company executive, his wife and their adult son has been postponed after the defense attorney withdrew.

CBS Seattle–03/26/2015

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3 Charged In Pierce County Meth Bust

Pierce County’s prosecutor says three men have been charged after a police investigation found 44 pounds of methamphetamine.

CBS Seattle–03/26/2015

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Feds: Washington Man Who Killed Brother Took His Identity

A South Korean man who was deported after serving time for killing his brother in 1984 was charged with weapons violations after authorities said he used the dead man’s identity to buy guns.

CBS Seattle–03/25/2015

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Transient Pleads Guilty To Campground Beating Death

A transient has admitted killing a Butte man at a southwestern Montana campground last summer.

CBS Seattle–03/25/2015

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Spokane Police: Woman Thought To Have OD’d Found To Be Shot

A Spokane police spokeswoman says a woman who appeared to be suffering from a drug overdose was later found to have a gunshot wound in the lower abdomen.

CBS Seattle–03/24/2015

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Man Sentenced In Online Threat Case Tied To Larger Debate

A Washington man who posted Facebook comments threatening a former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer will avoid prison but has been ordered to stay off social media sites in a case that is part of a broader legal debate about when social media rants go beyond hyperbole and become a crime.

CBS Seattle–03/19/2015

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Video Of Deadly Shooting Involving Deputy Being Analyzed

Authorities said Thursday they are analyzing video from a body camera worn by an Idaho sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man after responding to a domestic disturbance call.

CBS Seattle–03/19/2015

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