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Colorado prosecutor seeks rare reduction in trucker’s 110-year sentence in deadly crash

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By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) – A Colorado prosecutor went to court on Monday in a rare bid to seek a reduced prison term for a truck driver sentenced to 110 years behind bars for vehicular homicide stemming from a fiery 2019 crash along a mountain highway that killed four motorists. Jefferson County District Attorney Alexis King is asking a judge to re-sentence Rogel Lazaro Aguilera-Mederos to a prison term in the 20-to-30-year range, arguing for greater leniency in a highly publicized case that prosecutors said lacked criminal intent. Aguilera-Mederos was found guilty by a jury in Octobe…

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