Riviera lawyer faces third trial over alleged murder of Casino heiress


Maurice Agnelet was acquitted in 1985 of murdering Agnès Le Roux, then freed by European Court of Human Rights after 2007 conviction.

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Former Riviera lawyer Maurice Agnelet faces a French court for the third time to face accusations of the murder of wealthy casino heiress Agnès Le Roux, who disappeared in mysterious circumstances in 1977, reports RFI.