‘Melrose Place’ actress to serve more time for fatal crash
SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A former "Melrose Place" actress was sentenced Friday to more prison time for a fatal 2010 auto accident by a judge who appeared at times reluctant to follow the guidelines set by an appeals court that had ruled her initial sentence and a second sentence were too lenient.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former "Melrose Place" actress whose three-year prison term for a fatal 2010 auto crash sparked outrage from the victim's family and prompted legal appeals must return to court for a second re-sentencing.
A New Jersey appeals court ordered the new sentencing Friday for Amy Locane, writing that the trial judge's re-imposing of the same sentence last year didn't adhere to an earlier appellate ruling and didn't take into account the severity of the crime.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on an appeals court ordering former "Melrose Place" actress Amy Locane re-sentenced for a fatal 2010 auto crash (all times local):
A lawyer for former "Melrose Place" actress Amy Locane says he'll appeal a ruling ordering her to be re-sentenced for a fatal 2010 crash in New Jersey.
Locane was convicted in 2013 and sentenced to three years in prison. She served about two-and-a-half years and was released in 2015.
Family to get $4.8M in crash involving ‘Melrose’ actress
SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) — The family of a woman killed in a 2010 crash involving a "Melrose Place" actress will receive a $4.8 million settlement.
NJ.com reports most of the money will come from the hosts of a party where actress Amy Locane-Bovenizer was drinking before the crash.
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‘Melrose Place’ actress won’t do more time for fatal crash
SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A former "Melrose Place" actress convicted in a fatal drunken driving accident won't have to go back to prison, a judge ruled Friday at a resentencing spurred by an appeals court's concerns that her original sentence may have been too lenient.
Judge admits he erred in sentencing ‘Melrose Place’ actress
SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A judge admitted on Friday he erred when sentencing a former "Melrose Place" actress for a deadly 2010 drunken-driving crash.
Somerset County Superior Court Judge Robert Reed said actress Amy Locane-Bovenizer should've served an additional six months, according to NJ.com.
"That was my error," he said during a tense status conference on her Dec. 2 resentencing hearing.
He said he will consider her post-conviction behavior in the resentencing.
SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A former "Melrose Place" actress convicted for a fatal drunken driving crash in 2010 faces a re-sentencing after the state appealed her initial sentence as too lenient.
A state appeals court on Friday ruled the trial judge must offer a more detailed justification for why he downgraded Amy Locane-Bovenizer's sentence to three years.
Locane-Bovenizer appeared in 13 episodes of TV's "Melrose Place" and in movies including "Cry-Baby," ''School...