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CORRECTED: Egypt court rules on football riot, confirms death sentences

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An Egyptian court on Saturday handed down sentences ranging from one year in prison to life after a deadly football riot, and confirmed death sentences for 21 of the 73 defendants issued in January.

The court, sitting in Cairo, also exonorated some of the defendants.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/corrected-egypt-court-rules-football-riot-confirms-death-sentences