Prison sentence for reckless skipper

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A teenager whose careless boating killed his friend on a Rhode Island river two summers ago will serve 2-1/2 years in prison and another 2-1/2 years on home confinement for his crime that July day in 2007. The full sentence was 10 years, with five to be split between minimum security and home confinement. The remainder of the term will be suspended with probation.

Click here for a detailed report in the Providence Journal.