Jury: 26 years for ex-UVa lax player
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- A jury convicted a former University of Virginia lacrosse player Wednesday of second-degree murder of his ex-girlfriend in a drunken, jealous rage, rejecting a first-degree murder verdict and a possible life sentence.
Instead, jurors recommended a 25-year prison term for George Huguely V in the May 2010 slaying of Yeardley Love. They added one more year for a grand larceny conviction.
Huguely was found not guilty of four other charges, including breaking and ...
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