Prosecution Drops 5-Year Firearm Enhancement Charge in Alec Baldwin ‘Rust’ Movie Set Shooting Case
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From the AP . . .
Prosecutors have dropped the possibility of a sentence enhancement that could have carried a mandatory five-year sentence against Alec Baldwin in a fatal film-set shooting, according to new court filings made public Monday.
The actor-producer’s attorneys had earlier objected to the enhancement, saying it was unconstitutional because it was added after the October 2021 shooting.
“The prosecutors committed a basic legal error by charging Mr.
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