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Phil Spector Convicted|of Second-Degree Murder

LOS ANGELES (CN) - Record Phil Spector on Monday was convicted of killing actress Lana Clarkson at his mansion in 2003 after a night of drinking. Spector, 68, faces at least 18 years in prison for second-degree murder.

Spector's first trial, in 2007, ended in a hung jury. Clarkson was 40 when she was shot in the mouth at Spector's home in February 2003.

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