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Case File: Nessus vs. Heracles

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Case Description: Complainant (Nessus) accuses Defendant (Heracles) of murder. Heracles shot and killed Nessus, the centaur, with an arrow poisoned with Hydra venom.

Case Status: Case dismissed. It turns out that Nessus was trying to kidnap Heracles' girl, Deinara, when he was shot.

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