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Court overturns conviction in killing of home intruder

(AP) The Virginia Court of Appeals has overturned the conviction of a Springfield man who fatally shot an intruder in his home. The court ruled 7-4 on Feb. 12 to affirm a divided panel's September ruling that the judge in Thomas Lienau's trial erred in refusing to instruct the jury on self-defense. Lienau was initially charged with murder ...

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