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Gang killer, anticipating early free up, toasts LA County DA George Gascón’s insurance policies from jail

Gang killer, anticipating early free up, toasts LA County DA George Gascón’s insurance policies from jail

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Convicted killer Phillip Dorsett, who got here from a lifetime of wealth and privilege in Rancho Palos Verdes, was once in a celebratory temper one Monday evening within his cellular akin to a school dorm room at New Folsom State Jail. Dorsett, sentenced to 40 years to life for the 2005 execution-style shooting death of a rival gang member, had simply discovered Los Angeles County District Legal professional George Gascón had issued a brand new directive calling for the imaginable resentencing of inmates who've already served 15 years in jail. Dorsett felt assured he would quickly be loose, calling for impromptu birthday celebration along with his cellmate and a few moonshine. The instant was once captured on video shot on a contraband cell phone and smuggled out of jail. It was once la...