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Mauritius: 1999 'Port Louis fire' convicts freed [The Morning Call]

Mauritius: 1999 'Port Louis fire' convicts freed [The Morning Call]

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Four people sentenced to life in Mauritius over a deadly fire at l’Amicale play house Port Louis in 1999, have been freed.

Seven people died in the fire that was started after riots during a football match at the sports center. The four defendants have always claimed innocence and now 19 years after, they have regained their freedom.

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