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A bottle of juice is not something to die for.

Latasha Harlins  was a 15-year-old African-American girl who was murdered by Soon Ja Du, a 51-year-old Korean American convenience store owner. Du was tried and convicted of voluntary manslaughter in Harlins’ death. The judge sentenced Du to 10 years in state prison but the sentence was suspended and the defendant was instead placed on five years probation with 400 hours of community service, a…

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