Divided Panel Upholds Lengthy Drug Sentence

, New York Law Journal


The First Department majority found that a 27 1/3 years to life sentence for drug possession and reckless endangerment was warranted by the defendant's five previous convictions, but dissenting justices Peter Tom and Helen Freedman wrote separately to recommend sentence modifications.

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