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Quote of note
"There is no place in this city, there is no place in this country, there is no place in this world for those who enslave others." - Judge Michael Russo talking to Ariel Castro today during the kidnapper’s sentencing. He received life in prison without parole, plus 1,000 years, meaning he will die in prison. Castro pleaded guilty last week to more than 900 counts to avoid the death penalty. He kidnapped, beat, sexually abused and tormented three women for about 10 years.
News to know
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was sentenced today to four years in prison for tax fraud. Three years of the sentence will be taken off, however. Berlusconi was involved in a handful of scandals during his tenure, including sex scandals and the aforementioned tax fraud.
Hot video: Wife sentenced after hiring hit man to kill husband
A woman who was caught on surveillance video trying to hire a hit man to kill her husband was sentenced to at least five years in jail Tuesday.
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