Friday, May 29, 2009

Phil Spector sentenced to 19 Years

Music producer Phil Spector on Friday was sentenced to 19 years to life for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson.

Legendary record producer Phil Spector is sentenced to 19-years to life in prison for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson at his 30-bedroom mansion in Alhambra, California.

The chapter has now been closed on the fate of Phil Spector after recieveing the ruling today in court.

The judge also ordered Spector to pay $16,811 in funeral expenses, $9,740 to a state victims' restitution fund and other fees.

Spector attorney asked that he be transferred immediately from county jail to a state prison.

Spector, 69, looked straight forward and showed no emotion as Superior Court Judge Larry Paul Fidler ordered a term of 15 years to life for second-degree murder plus four years for personal use of a gun.

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