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Convicted crack dealer poses with city officials in hopes that photos will lighten drug sentence

In an unusual move, a first-time offender who faces an 8½-year sentence for selling crack cocaine argues for a lower sentence using photos of himself with city officials, including Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O’Toole, above, as proof of his community spirit. But, none of the photographed officials were aware these photos would be used this way.

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In an unusual move, a first-time offender who faces an 8½-year sentence for selling crack cocaine argues for a lower sentence using photos of himself with city officials, including Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O’Toole, above, as proof of his community spirit. But, none of the photographed officials were aware these photos would be used this way.

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