Supreme Court Ruling On Life Sentences May Affect Minnesota ManAttorneys say a U.S. Supreme Court ruling likely means a Minnesota man sentenced to life without parole for raping and killing a Woodbury girl when he was 17 will get hearing on whether his sentence should be reduced.
Woman Gets Life For Drug-Related Murder In Mpls.One of three people indicted on first-degree premeditated murder in a drug-related murder in Minneapolis was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday afternoon.
Mpls. Man Quickly Gets Life Without Parole For Stabbing DeathA 26-year-old Minneapolis man was sentenced to life in prison without parole just six weeks after <a href="http://cbsloc.al/1wrgNLn">stabbing a man to death</a> in September. Quanan Lee Machacek pleaded guilty Tuesday to first-degree murder in the death of 25-year-old Cody Rasche, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Minneapolis Man Convicted In Murder Of 13-Year-OldA 27-year-old Minneapolis man was sentenced Wednesday to life without parole for his role in the shooting death of a 13-year-old boy in 2011. Kemen Lavatos Taylor was convicted on nine criminal counts, including the first-degree murder of Rayjon Gomez, 13, and the attempted murder of two of Gomez's teenaged friends, according to Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman.