Unlikely new path in life of felon who became a law school grad
Shon R. Hopwood
Posted: Sunday, September 1, 2013 12:00 am
WASHINGTON — A 23-year-old Nebraska bank robber named Shon R. Hopwood stood before a federal judge in Lincoln. He asked for leniency, vowing to change.
Judge Richard G. Kopf had no patience for promises. “We'll know in about 13 years if you mean what you say,” he said. It was 1999.
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