Atlanta Olympics bomber sentenced to life in prison

[JURIST] Eric Rudolph [Wikipedia profile], who pleaded guilty [JURIST report] in April to the 1996 Olympic Park bombing and later bombings at an abortion clinic and gay nightclub in Atlanta, Monday was sentenced to four consecutive life sentences plus 120 years for the bombings. In July, Rudolph was sentenced [JURIST report] to life without parole for the 1998 bombing of an abortion clinic in Birmingham [Court TV backgrounder]. AP has more. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has local coverage.

 

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