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Man Sentenced To 12 Years In Sword Slaying

A man convicted of fatally stabbing another man with a sword drawn from a walking cane after a dispute over a football bet has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.

09/27/2013

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Baltimore Man Found Guilty Of Sword Stabbing Death

A Baltimore jury has convicted a man of stabbing a man to death using a sword drawn from a walking cane after a dispute over a football wager.

07/25/2013

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TSA Finds Woman’s Cane Concealing Sword At Dulles

Hiding a weapon inside a walking cane — it’s one of the oldest tricks in the James Bond playbook, and it’s apparently more common than you think.

03/21/2013

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Hungarian Embassy Gets Gift Of Sword From Family

Matthew Young did not anticipate finding a treasure when he searched family artifacts to bring to a World War II history event with his Boy Scout troop.

03/20/2013

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Baltimore Co. Police Shoot & Kill Man After Sword Incident; Suspects In Attempted Murder Also Arrested

Police shoot and kill a man while trying to serve a warrant at a Reisterstown home. Meanwhile, suspects in an attempted murder in Howard County were also arrested.

07/13/2012

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Club In Md. Emphasizes Study Of Ancient Weapons

Molly McClanahan got her medieval on.

She donned a plastic chest protector and fencing shirt, picked up a 4-foot sword and traded blows with an opponent.

01/30/2012

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Frederick Man Accused Of Wielding Sword

Authorities say a Frederick man has been charged with wielding a 3-foot-long sword while walking along a city sidewalk.

06/22/2011