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Ohio YouTube Confessor Sentenced To 6.5 Years

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Matthew Cordle, the Ohio man behind the viral YouTube DUI confession video, was sentenced to 6.5 years in prison on Wednesday.

Cordle, 22, killed a 61-year-old Ohio man in a head-on crash after a night of heavy drinking.

During the sentencing hearing, Cordle read a statement to the court: “The true punishment is simply living. Living with the knowledge I took a man’s life.”

Columbus Dispatch

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