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Court hears appeal in labor chief's death


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Thach Saveth leaves the Court of Appeal in prison uniform and handcuffs on Wednesday following a hearing in which he pleaded his innocence over the killing of unionist Ros Sovannareth. Thach Saveth is currently serving a 15-year sentence following his conviction in 2005. 

Thach Saveth, found guilty in 2005 and given 15 years, pleaded for his freedom at an appeal; rights groups say he was framed

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