The court sentenced street racing to life in prison

The land court of Berlin has sentenced two street racing, started the race near the supermarket, to life in prison.


In February 2016, two young men of 25 and 28 years staged an illegal race near KaDeWe. As a result, one of the participants crashed into the SUV, whose driver was killed, reports Deutsche Welle.


So severe a sentence to street racing in Germany issued for the first time. It is noted that for the first time in the court practice of Germany, the case was classified as murder and not as the infliction of death by negligence. However, the verdict is not yet entered, as the defense intends to appeal to the Federal Supreme court of Germany.

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