And the Largest Prison Sentence Is......?Friday, August 17, 2012
The answer to this weeks ExpertBail trivia contest is...10,000 years. This sentence was handed down to Dudley Wayne Kyzer in 1981 for brutally killing his wife. It is still the largest sentence ever given in the US for a single count.
The largest global sentence was given out by a Spanish court in 1972, where a man was sentenced to 384,912 years for having failed to deliver over 4000 letters.
For a list of other top prison sentences click on the link below.