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A jury in San Francisco has found Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, a homeless undocumented Mexican immigrant, not guilty of murder in the death of 32-year-old Kate Steinle two years ago in a case that became a flashpoint in the national debate on illegal immigration.

As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump cited the Steinle killing as a justification for his intended crackdown on immigration.

Afternoon Round-Up 4/23/12

Apr 23, 2012
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Hopkinsville’s mayor says he thinks it’s time to join other major Kentucky cities in banning smoking indoors in public.