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2005-07-28 19:01:43

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A 13-year-old boy who killed a 15-year-old with a baseball bat after being teased about losing a game was sentenced on Thursday to a California juvenile facility until he turns 25. The boy, whose name has been withheld because of his age, was convicted earlier this month of the April murder of Jeremy Rourke following a youth baseball game in Palmdale, 30 miles north of Los Angeles. Two of the boy's coaches and other defense witnesses described him as normally polite...