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Guidelines sentence not abuse of discretion (access required)

Where a 34-year active sentence was in line with sentencing guidelines, the court did not abuse its discretion by imposing the sentence. Appellant stabbed Kirkwood, his then-wife, in the back. This resulted in a raised scar more than 12 inches long. She suffers from “post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, and ‘severe anxiety.’” On appeal, appellant argues the ...