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Parents of US man held in Moscow demand fair trial for son

1 year 4 months 1 week ago Monday, June 15 2020 Jun 15, 2020 June 15, 2020 1:45 PM June 15, 2020 in News - AP Texas Headlines

By ERIC TUCKER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) - The parents of a former U.S. Marine who has been jailed for nearly a year in Moscow on charges that he assaulted police officers are urging the court system and government to ensure a fair trial for their son. The parents of Trevor Reed spoke Monday to The Associated Press as a Russian court sentenced another American man to more than a decade in prison in an unrelated espionage case. Reed’s trial began earlier this year and continues June 30. He faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted.

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