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Court Upholds Acquittal of Italian Scientists for Not Predicting Earthquake

This picture shows damaged building following the 2009 L'Aquila earthquake on October 22, 2012 in the neighboring village of Onna. (FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
This picture shows damaged building following the 2009 L'Aquila earthquake on October 22, 2012 in the neighboring village of Onna. (FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

The Italian Supreme Court upheld the acquittal of six scientists who failed to predict a 2009 earthquake in central Italy that resulted in the death...

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