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Berget Sentenced To Death



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Judge Bradley Zell has denied Rodney Berget's request for a new sentencing hearing and imposed the death sentence.

Zell says that there is no chance of rehabilitating Berget inside the penal walls since Berget's behavior has escalated from non-violent to extremely violent. Zell believes that Berget will probably hurt or kill again if given the opportunity in prison.

Once everything is filed, the state will request the court to set an execution date to occur in the next 6 to 8 months.

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