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PASSINGS: Charles Weedman, Dave Diamond
PASSINGS: Charles Weedman, Dave Diamond

 Charles Weedman Lawyer represented singer Claudine Longet in murder trial Charles Weedman, 86, a Los Angeles lawyer who gained international fame representing singer Claudine Longet in the shooting death of her ski-champion lover, died Wednesday night after a five-year bout with Parkinson's disease, according to his son, Jonathan. Longet, whose wispy beauty and French-accented singing voice gained her a following, was charged with manslaughter in the killing of Olympic skier Vladimir "Spider" Sabich in Aspen, Colo., in 1976. Weedman, a respected member of the Los Angeles bar, was summoned in 1977 to defend Longet. The case was a harbinger of sensational celebrity...

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