Court To Rule If Polanski Can Fight Case From Afar

Court to rule if Polanski can fight case from afar

Roman Polanski seemed to have little to lose last summer when his lawyers pressed to dismiss the child rape case in California that has haunted him since he fled to France three decades ago.

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