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Petition seeks amnesty from driver in 2019 Colorado fatal accident

An online petition seeking amnesty for a truck driver involved in a 2019 accident that killed four drivers received a lot of attention.

A Change.org petition With over 3.7 million signatures received this morning, Colorado Governor Jared Polis is seeking a commutation of Rogel Lazaro Aguilera-Mederos for years of service or amnesty. In the crash, a timber-laden Aguilera-Mederos flatbed ran east on the I-70, lost brakes, missed the ramps of a runaway truck, and then piled up in stopped traffic. ..

Aguilera-Mederos was convicted in October of four vehicle murders, six assaults, ten attempted assaults, four inadvertent driving deaths, two vehicle assaults, and one reckless driving. rice field. drive. Truck company Aguilera-Mederos, Castellano 03 Trucking, who was driving at the time of the crash, revoked the rights of the car carrier shortly after the crash and was subsequently the subject of several proceedings.

according to Report from Denver PostThe Colorado District Justice has deprived the judge of the Bruce Jones District Court of his discretion in the driver’s decision. Under Colorado law, one assault and one attempted assault are “crimes of violence,” and if they arise from the same case, imprisonment must be executed consecutively, not simultaneously.

Petition seeks amnesty from driver in 2019 Colorado fatal accident

https://www.truckersnews.com/news/article/15286551/petition-seeks-clemency-for-driver-in-2019-colorado-fatal-crash Petition seeks amnesty from driver in 2019 Colorado fatal accident

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