Festival refuses to ban artist who killed his girlfriend



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As-it-happens update March 2, 2018
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Myanmar artist Ko Su brought a peacock from his native Mandalay's Mingun as a gift for State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, whose party, the National League for Democracy, famously uses a fighting peacock as its symbol. It's not a real peacock, but a painted one, to be exact, rendered in the ...
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A festival in northern France has refused to ban an artist despite him serving jail time for killing his girlfriend. Bertrand Cantat – former frontman of Noir Desir – killed his girlfriend, actress Marie Trintignant in a hotel room in in Lithuania in 2003, while the band were on tour. She suffered severe brain ...
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