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Convicted killer Matt Baker loses appeal in 2006 murder

 

 

WACO - Convicted killer Matt Baker has lost an appeal in the murder of his wife in 2006. Wednesday, the 10th Court of Appeals in Waco confirmed the former minister's conviction.

Baker was sentenced to 65 years in prison in January of last year for drugging and suffocating his wife Kari. In the appeal, Baker claimed the evidence against him did not support a murder conviction and District Judge Ralph Strother showed bias toward the prosecution.

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