Please leave a comment.A Lower Valley man on Friday became the latest gang defendant to be handed an effective life sentence for a nonfatal shooting.
Chad Duncan, who prosecutors said uses the nickname "Hitman," had to be escorted from the courtroom by guards after he delivered an outburst claiming the judge had no authority over him and refused to sit down.
Sunday, May 1, 2011
96-Year Sentence for a Non-Fatal Shooting
At first it sounds excessive, to say the least, but I suppose the courts need some flexibility when determining if a person has a reasonable chance of rehabilitating himself. What do you think?