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3rd trial set for W.Va. man charged in '07 slaying

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) - A Huttonsville man is set to go on trial a third time in July on charges of killing a South Carolina man in 2007.

Marion County Circuit Judge David R. Janes on Wednesday set aside the weeks of July 12 and July 19 for the second retrial of 26-year-old Lincoln Stuart Taylor.

Taylor is charged with first-degree murder in the Memorial Day 2007 shooting of 22-year-old Derrick Osborne of Columbia, S.C. Taylor's first two trials were declared mistrials.

Three co-defendants have been convicted for their roles in the slaying.

Information from: Times West Virginian, http://www.timeswv.com

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