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‘American Sniper’ trial opening statements

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The trial of Eddie Ray Routh begins in Texas. Routh is accused of killing “American Sniper” Chris Kyle and Kyle's friend Chad Littlefield. Prosecutors say Routh, at the time, knew the difference between right and wrong.Feb.12.2015

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