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Change of Venue Motion Granted in Porco Murder Trial

The Appellate Division of the Court of Appeals in Brooklyn has granted the defense motion to move the murder trial of Christopher Porco out of Albany County. The highly publicized murder case will now be tried in Orange County.

The decision came down late this afternoon.

Christopher Porco is accused of murdering his father, Peter, with an ax, and brutally attacking his mother Joan.

The Albany County District Attorney's Office is holding a press conference at 5 o'clock outside the Judicial building. We have crews on scene and will bring you live team coverage starting on NEWS10 at 5 o'clock.

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