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Md. victims’ group backs high-court review of sniper’s resentencing (access required)

Saying murder victims' loved ones have a right to finality, a Maryland victims’ rights group is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the pending resentencing of a man serving a life-without-parole sentence for committing sniper-style slayings in the Washington area in 2002, when he was a teenager.

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Appeals court grants new sentencing hearings for DC sniper (access required)

RICHMOND, Va. — A sniper serving life in prison for terrorizing the Washington, D.C., region as a teenager must get new sentencing hearings in Virginia, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. The 3-0 decision by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court ...

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Appeals court temporarily blocks new sentencing for DC sniper (access required)

RICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court is temporarily blocking an order that would grant new sentencing hearings to convicted sniper Lee Malvo. The Virginia Attorney General’s Office said Friday that the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond ...

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Va. opposes new sentencing for sniper Malvo

McLEAN, Va. — Virginia authorities are opposing an effort by convicted sniper Lee Boyd Malvo to challenge his sentence of life without parole. Malvo was convicted in Maryland and Virginia for his role in the 2002 sniper shootings that killed ...

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