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Jury Acquits Ex-Marine In Detainee Slayings

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Jury Acquits Ex-Marine In Detainee Slayings

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Jury Acquits Ex-Marine In Detainee Slayings

Jury Acquits Ex-Marine In Detainee Slayings

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A civilian jury in Riverside, Calif., has acquitted a former Marine on charges of voluntary manslaughter. Jose Nazario Jr. was accused of killing unarmed Iraqi detainees in Fallujah, Iraq, in 2004.

Steven Cuevas reports from member station KPCC.