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Clarification: Denmark-Shooting story

Updated at: 02/06/2013 11:08 AM
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(AP) COPENHAGEN, Denmark - In a Feb. 5 story about a shooting incident in Denmark, The Associated Press reported that the writer who was targeted, Lars Hedegaard, was convicted of hate speech in 2011 and fined 5,000 kroner ($1,000). The story failed to mention that Hedegaard appealed that ruling and was acquitted by Denmark’s Supreme Court in 2012.

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