Kevin Pickard

Community Outrage Leads To Judge Reconsidering Sentence In 2010 Murder

The judge presiding over a 2010 Southwest Philadelphia shooting has reconsidered the sentence he imposed on the shooter.


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Philadelphia Prosecutor Irate Over Short Sentence In 2010 Triple Shooting

Prosecutor Bill Davis sought the maximum sentence of 32½ to 65 years in prison for 26-year-old defendant Kevin Pickard, but Judge Lisette Shirdan-Harris imposed the mandatory minimum sentence under the law: five to ten years in prison.