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SYDNEY (Reuters) - Filming of a telemovie about the horrifying Australian outback murder of British tourist Peter Falconio has begun, with a former star of British soap opera "Coronation Street" to play Falconio's girlfriend, Joanne Lees.
DARWIN (Reuters) - The Australian truck driver sentenced to life in prison for murdering British tourist Peter Falconio in the outback in 2001 was told by a judge on Thursday he would ineligible for parole for 28 years.
DARWIN (Reuters) - An Australian jury found a truck driver guilty on Tuesday of murdering British tourist Peter Falconio and abducting his British girlfriend on a lonely stretch of outback highway in 2001.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - An Australian truck driver's admission he carried guns and ran drugs across the outback did not make him guilty of murdering a British tourist and abducting his girlfriend in 2001, a trial judge said on Monday.
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