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Court sentences Bolshoi dancer to six years for acid attack

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A Moscow court on Tuesday sentenced Bolshoi dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko to six years in a penal colony for masterminding an acid attack on the troupe's artistic director.

The judge sentenced his accomplices Yury Zarutsky to 10 years for flinging acid in the face of Sergei Filin, and Andrei Lipatov to four years for providing a getaway car.

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