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Man Faces Sentencing In Teacher’s Killing In Oil Patch Area

A mentally disabled Colorado man was set to be sentenced Friday for the murder of a Montana teacher whose death highlighted the downsides of an oil boom that has brought thousands of newcomers to the remote Northern Plains.

CBS Seattle–04/17/2015

Northern Idaho Woman Sentenced To 15 Years For Killing Husband

A northern Idaho woman who shot and killed her husband and then left his body in their bedroom for more than a year has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

04/10/2015

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Senate OKs Post-Conviction Preservation Of DNA

The Senate has passed a bill that would require DNA collected in any felony case charged as a violent or sex offense to be preserved through the length of the offender’s sentence, including post-prison community custody.

CBS Seattle–04/08/2015

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Man Gets Nearly 22 Years For Bellevue Restaurant Stabbing

A 38-year-old transient has been sentenced to 21 ½ years in prison for fatally stabbing a sleeping stranger in a suburban fast-food restaurant in Bellevue.

CBS Seattle–04/01/2015

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Judge Officiates Wyoming Man’s Marriage, Then Sentences Him

A Wyoming man’s “I do” wasn’t followed by a kiss, cake or honeymoon but a prison sentence for an August crime spree.

02/18/2015

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Army Sergeant Given 10 Years for Setting Wife’s Legs on Fire

An Army sergeant from Olympia, WA has been given a 10-year sentence for setting his wife’s legs on fire with lighter fluid and a match.

03/28/2012