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Judge denies new trial for man who killed nephew

George shot and killed his nephew, Rusty, during a family gathering in 2009. George shot and killed his nephew, Rusty, during a family gathering in 2009.
LIMESTONE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

There will be no new trial for a North Alabama man convicted of murder.

Keith George appeared before a Limestone County judge Tuesday after filing a motion for a new trial.

George shot and killed his nephew, Rusty, during a family gathering in 2009.

Defense attorneys had hoped to convince jurors that the shooting was in self defense.    

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