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Death Row inmate Kevin Cooper loses last appeal

A California death row inmate convicted of gruesome murders in Chino Hills 26 years ago lost his last appeal today when the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review his conviction. Kevin Cooper, 52, was sentenced to death in 1985 in...
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