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SJC overturns manslaughter conviction in 2008 slaying

The state’s highest court has overturned the involuntary manslaughter conviction of a Boston man who allegedly killed his roommate in 2008 in a quarrel over missing drugs.

The Supreme Judicial Court ordered a new trial in the case of Anthony Chambers, who was convicted in the Feb. 10, 2008 death of Edward Quiles.

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