Richard Nieuwenhuizen
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Dutch linesman murder trial to begin

The trial of eight people accused of kicking a football linesman to death is due to begin in the Netherlands on Wednesday.

Seven teenagers and one of their fathers deny killing Richard Nieuwenhuizen.

The 41-year-old father of three was ambushed and attacked at the end of a junior club match on 2 December, and died a day later.

Anna Holligan reports.

  • 29 May 2013
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