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11/1/05

Judge Excused In DeLay's Trial

Democratic Judge Bob Perkins will not be presiding over Congressman Tom DeLay's trial in Austin.

Tuesday, an Austin judge agreed to grant DeLay a new judge for his money laundering and conspiracy trial. DeLay's lawyers argued that Perkins could be bias.

The new judge has not yet been named.

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