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Pair accused of murder to stand trial


The Swansea couple accused of shooting to death Shane Geoffrey Barker in 2009 in Campbell Town will stand trial.

Mr Barker was last seen in Campbell Town on August 2nd in 2009, the 39-year-old's body was discovered with four gunshot wounds at his property the next morning.

65-year-old Noelene Jordan and her 68-year-old husband Cedric Jordan were charged last month with murdering their former son-in-law.

Mrs Jordan appeared in the Hobart Magistrates Court via video link where she entered a not guilty plea to one count of murder. Mr Jordan has already pleaded not guilty to the charge.

The pair will appear in the Launceston Supreme Court on July 20.