When BOTH The Attacker And The Victim Are Immigrants...
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August 03, 2008, 10:29 PM
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More MSM malfeasance. Both the attacker and the victim are immigrants, but you wouldn`t know that if you depended on the San Francisco Chronicle for your news. The Associated Press couldn`t even be bothered with including the convicted man`s first name. Lame.
A 22-year-old Sacramento man has been sentenced to 150 days in jail for his role in the death of a Fijian immigrant.

Shevchenko was convicted in June of disturbing the peace and simple assault for throwing a bottle during a confrontation last summer between two groups at Lake Natoma, about 15 miles east of Sacramento.

Jurors deadlocked on a hate crimes charge that accused Shevchenko of starting a fight with Satender (SAH-ten-dur) Singh because he believed Singh was gay. [Sacramento man given jail in immigrant`s death, 8/03/08]

The Sacramento Bee does a better job with its fair and balanced headline: Jail term given Sacramento man in fatal fight at lake
A 22-year-old Sacramento man was sentenced Friday to 150 days in jail for his role in a fight that led to the death of Satender Singh last summer at Lake Natoma.

Aleksandr Shevchenko, who had been charged with a hate crime before a jury deadlocked on that charge in June, was convicted of disturbing the peace and simple assault.