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Executed man cleared of rape and murder

By Yuan Hui in Hohhot and Cao Yin in Beijing | China Daily | Updated: 2014-12-16 07:58

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A court in northern China cleared a man on Monday of the rape and murder of a woman in a public toilet 18 years after he was executed for the crimes.

Inner Mongolia High People's Court overturned the conviction of Hugjiltu, who was 18 when he was sentenced to death and executed for the crimes.

Executed man cleared of rape and murder

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