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Live video: Verdict for accused letter bomber Guido Amsel

Nearly three years after a series of explosive packages caused chaos in Winnipeg, a decision is expected on the fate of the accused bomber.

Former autobody mechanic Guido Amsel, 52, maintains his innocence and has testified he was not responsible for the bombings.

Judge Tracey Lord is expected to deliver her decision in court in front of a TV news camera, so the verdict can be broadcast live and streamed online. It will be livestreamed starting at 2 p.m.

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Nearly three years after a series of explosive packages caused chaos in Winnipeg, a decision is expected on the fate of the accused bomber.

Former autobody mechanic Guido Amsel, 52, maintains his innocence and has testified he was not responsible for the bombings.

Guido Amsel, 49, is shown in this undated handout photo. A Winnipeg man accused of mailing letter-bombs to his ex-wife and two law firms is moving closer to getting legal representation. Guido Amsel appeared briefly in court Thursday via video link, and a lawyer acting as a friend of the court said the accused is in the midst of securing a lawyer from another province. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Winnipeg Police Service

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Guido Amsel, 49, is shown in this undated handout photo. A Winnipeg man accused of mailing letter-bombs to his ex-wife and two law firms is moving closer to getting legal representation. Guido Amsel appeared briefly in court Thursday via video link, and a lawyer acting as a friend of the court said the accused is in the midst of securing a lawyer from another province. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Winnipeg Police Service

Judge Tracey Lord is expected to deliver her decision in court in front of a TV news camera, so the verdict can be broadcast live and streamed online. It will be livestreamed starting at 2 p.m.

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