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South Korea Ferry Captain Sentenced to Life in Prison

(SEOUL) — The South Korean ferry captain responsible for last year’s disaster that killed more than 300 people, mostly school children, was given an increased sentence of life in prison Tuesday by an appellate court that convicted him of homicide. 484 more words

Utah Woman Gets up to Life in Prison in Deaths of 6 Newborns

A mother who killed six of her newborn babies and hid their bodies in her garage was sentenced to up to life in prison Monday at an emotional hearing in which a prosecutor depicted her as an “incredibly indifferent and callous” murderer. 706 more words

National

One Last Lesson from the Trial

Another incident that happened while I was on the Silent retreat took place on Saturday morning before the peace settled in. I was still disturbed about giving this young man life in prison even though the judge assured us we had made the right decision. 1,156 more words

Aaron Hernandez Guilty of 1st-Degree Murder, Sentenced to Life in Prison

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40 million contract and a standout career ahead of him. 810 more words

Sports

Aaron Hernandez: Former NFL Star Found Guilty

BREAKING NEWS: Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of first degree murder for the 2013 shooting death of Odin Lloyd.

The guilty verdict means the 25-year-old former New England Patriots tight end will receive an automatic sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole. 39 more words

Features

Marathon Tradegy

Blog based off NY Times article: Boston Verdict is a Conviction on all Counts by Katharine Q. Seelye.  Article can be found here: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/09/us/dzhokhar-tsarnaev-verdict-boston-marathan-bombing-trial.html?_r=0. 271 more words