Rape allegation won't be allowed in murder trial

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SALT LAKE CITY -- Testimony about a rape allegation will not be allowed at the murder trial of Timmy Brent Olsen.

Prosecutors wanted to put Olsen's ex-girlfriend on the stand and have her testify that she was sexually assaulted by him one year after the disappearance of 15-year-old Kiplyn Davis.

Olsen is accused of Davis' murder even though a body has never been found.

Defense attorneys argued there is no proof the rape ever took place and, therefore, the testimony is not valid. A judge ruled in their favor.

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