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Appeals Court Orders New Trial in Purse, Cellphone Robbery

A state appeals court orders a new trial for a man who claimed all along it was another man – not him – who robbed a woman of her purse and cellphone.

12/23/2014

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St. Louis Man Seeks New Trial In Dance Hall Death

A St. Louis man imprisoned for nearly two decades in a teenager’s 1993 dance hall murder is seeking a new trial, claiming he was a victim of mistaken identity and a flawed police investigation.

06/25/2013

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Petro America Chief Seeks New Trial In Fraud Case

The lead defendant in a federal securities fraud case in Kansas City is asking for a new trial because of juror misconduct.

05/28/2013