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Conviction tossed over California judge’s plumber comments

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California appeals court has thrown out a murder conviction, ruling that a judge’s comments about her poor experiences with plumbers damaged the defendant’s chances of a fair trial. Vincent Tatum, who worked for a plumbing contractor whose testimony was key to his defense, was convicted in 2014 of the shooting […]
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