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Former Colorado paramedic sentenced to 5 years after conviction in death of Elijah McClain

Posted on AllSides March 1st, 2024
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One of the two paramedics who were found guilty of criminally negligent homicide in the death of Elijah McClain was sentenced on Friday. Former Aurora Fire Rescue paramedic Peter Cichuniec was sentenced to 5 years in prison -- the minimum sentence -- and 3 years of probation on Friday by Adams County District Judge Mark Warner. He said the sentence and the example it might send are tied to public safety, but also said he does not believe Cichuniec is a risk to the public. McClain was walking home in...

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