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Minnesota man found guilty of killing wife

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Detroit Lakes Minnesota 511 Washington Avenue 56501

HASTINGS, Minn. -- A Dakota County jury on Tuesday found Roger Holland guilty of killing his pregnant wife in March, and a judge sentenced him to two life terms in prison without the possibility of parole.

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The jury returned its verdict after deliberating 11 hours.

Holland was convicted of two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of second-degree murder in the killing of Margorie Holland in their Apple Valley home.

The conviction of Holland, 37, will be automatically appealed to the state Supreme Court.

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