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February 25, 2014 at 1:11 PM

Ex-Tacoma teacher gets 6 months for child rape

TACOMA . (AP) — A woman was sentenced to six months in confinement for raping a 12-year-old boy who was one of her students at a Tacoma middle school. Keshia Shaw was sentenced Tuesday in Pierce County Superior Court and given credit for four months served in jail since pleading guilty in October to child rape. Judge…

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August 13, 2013 at 12:47 PM

Idaho man gets 30 years, offered toddler for sex

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A 41-year-old Boise man who pleaded guilty to placing a Craigslist ad offering sex with a 3-year-old girl that he also sexually abused has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison. The Idaho Statesman reports Jason Lloyd Schaber was sentenced Tuesday for sexual exploitation of children and felony distribution of…

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November 10, 2012 at 12:14 PM

Wash. gang member, 17, sentenced to nearly 50 years

The Associated Press YAKIMA — A 17-year-old gang member has been sentenced to nearly 50 years in prison for an unprovoked 2010 shooting at a Yakima gas station that left a rival gang member and his girlfriend wounded. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that Yakima County Superior Court Judge David Elofson handed down the sentence Friday against Cesar…

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September 17, 2012 at 12:20 PM

UPDATE: Man who beat dog sentenced to 6 months in jail

The Associated Press A Washington state man who beat a neighbor’s dog with a hatchet after luring it with treats has been sentenced to six months in jail. The Pierce County prosecutor’s office says 55-year-old Ricky Knowles was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty in July to first-degree animal cruelty. Prosecutors say Orting police were called after neighbors saw…

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April 7, 2012 at 10:40 AM

Wash. man gets 29 years in infant’s death

The Associated Press TACOMA  – A Superior Court judge in Tacoma has sentenced a man to 29 years in prison in the death of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter. The Pierce County prosecutor’s office says Charles Mann was babysitting Najaiyla Lowe and the couple’s 2-month-old baby while the children’s mother worked on the night of May 9, 2011….

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March 27, 2012 at 5:54 PM

Army sergeant gets 10 years for setting wife’s legs afire

The Associated Press OLYMPIA – An Army sergeant has been given a 10-year sentence for setting his wife’s legs on fire with lighter fluid and a match. A jury earlier this month convicted 35-year-old Duane Rader of first-degree arson, felony harassment, unlawful imprisonment and assault. He was acquitted of attempted murder. Rader was sentenced Tuesday. Heather Rader testified she…

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