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News - November 9, 2012

Murder charge dropped in Lewis killing

Police violated defendant Gregory Elarms' Miranda rights, judge rules

by Sue Dremann

Gregory Elarms Sr., the man accused of gunning down East Palo Alto community activist David Lewis in a Hillsdale Shopping Center parking garage in 2010, had his murder charge thrown out by a San Mateo County Superior Court judge Tuesday.

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