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Hero SAS sniper saves hostages by killing four ISIS jihadis with just ONE bullet

The marksman took out the crazed Islamist killers just as they were about to slay 12 hostages in a chillingly cruel manner.  The jihadists were preparing to use a flamethrower to kill the group when the heroic British sniper made his shot-of-a-lifetime. From a distance of 1,500 metres, the SAS soldier shot at the flamethrower’s fuel tank, causing a massive ...

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Competence at center of ‘American Sniper’ murder trial

STEPHENVILLE, Texas – While defense attorneys mount an insanity defense for the former Marine on trial in the shooting deaths of “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield, prosecutors have described Eddie Ray Routh as a troubled drug user who knew right from wrong. Criminal law experts say the case hinges on whether the defense can prove ...

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Competence at center of ‘American Sniper’ murder trial

Texas Ranger Michael Adcock holds a shell casing from the crime scene as he testifies during former Marine Cpl. Eddie Ray Routh’s capital murder trial at the Erath County Donald R. Jones Justice Center in Stephenville, Texas, Feb. 12, 2015. Routh, 27, of Lancaster, Texas, is charged with the 2013 deaths of former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and his friend ...

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Chris Kyle “American Sniper” murder trial to begin

Amy R. ConnollyAUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 11 (UPI) — Two years after Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and a friend were shot and killed, the murder trial is starting. Eddie Routh pleaded guilty by reason of insanity. Latest News – UPI.com

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Prosecutor: Ex-Marine, intoxicated, killed ‘American Sniper’

Eddie Ray Routh walks into court for a pretrial proceeding, Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, in Stephenville, Texas. The former Marine is accused of killing Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle and Kyle’s friend Chad Littlefield at a gun range on Feb. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/LM Otero, Pool) By JAMIE STENGLE, Associated Press STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — Opening statements are set to ...

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