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Judge Issues Gag Order In Case Of Australia-Native's Killing

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Christopher Lane. Christopher Lane.
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A judge has issued a gag order in the case against three teenagers accused of killing Australian native Christopher Lane.

8/19/2013 Related Story: Police: ECU Baseball Player, Australian Native Target Of Random Killing

The gag order was issued Tuesday. The order prohibits the attorneys and other parties involved from talking to the media or the public about the case. 

Prosecutors charged two teenagers with murder in Lane's Aug. 16 death in Duncan. Another boy is accused of being an accessory and of driving a vehicle during the discharge of a weapon. Duncan Police Chief Dan Ford said one suspect told investigators the boys were bored and targeted Lane at random.

8/27/2013 Related Story: Autopsy Results Released For Australian Baseball Player Killed In Duncan

Lane moved to Oklahoma to play baseball. He would have been a senior at East Central University and hoped to enter the real estate business.

8/24/2013 Related Story: Friends Gather To Remember The Life Of Slain ECU Baseball Player

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