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Trial starts for stabbing death

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By WRCB Staff

RHEA COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- A Rhea County man is on trial for a stabbing a man to death over a video game.

James Stephenson's trial began Thursday.

Police say he stabbed Christopher Reagan to death with a bladed novelty cane in March 2009.

Investigators say the two had been fighting about a video game.

Stephenson is charged with voluntary manslaughter and could spend up to 15-years in jail.

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