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Skakel Trial

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A jury in Connecticut has convicted Michael Skakel of murder. Skakel is a Kennedy family cousin, who was accused of killing a 15-year-old neighbor named Martha Moxley in 1975, when Skakel was also 15. He's now 41. John Ydstie talks with Len Levitt of Newsday about the trial.