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November 29, 2001
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A retrial began in the 1986 murder of an Orthodox Jew in Pittsburgh. The prosecutors’ case against Steven Tielsch rests on two “jailhouse snitches” who claim Tielsch spewed anti-Semitic slurs, painted a swastika on his forehead and confessed to killing Neal Rosenbaum. An earlier trial ended in a deadlocked jury.

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