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US woman convicted in Bali ‘suitcase murder’ released from prison

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Denpasar (Indonesia) (AFP) – An American woman convicted as a pregnant teenager of helping to kill her mother at an Indonesian luxury hotel was released from prison on Friday after six years behind bars. In a case dubbed the ‘suitcase murder’, Heather Mack was handed a 10-year jail term in 2015 while her boyfriend Tommy Schaefer got 18 years for the murder of Chicago socialite Sheila von Wiese Mack on the holiday island of Bali. Schaefer beat the 62-year-old victim to death with a fruit bowl during an argument at the five-star St. Regis resort. The couple then stuffed the woman’s body into a s…

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