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Convicted Arms Dealer Viktor Bout Denied New Trial

Viktor Bout, the suspected Russian arms dealer who has been fighting his prosecution in the U.S. for almost a decade, is nearing the end of his legal options. A federal appeals court in Manhattan on Monday denied Mr. Bout’s bid for a new trial, limiting his hopes of overturning his 2011 conviction. Mr. Bout, dubbed the “Merchant of […]

(via WSJ)