Lionel Alexander Tate (born January 30, 1987) is the youngest American citizen ever sentenced to life imprisonment without possibility of parole. In January 2001, when Tate was 14, he was convicted of first-degree murder for the 1999 battering death of 6-year-old Tiffany Eunick in Broward County, Florida.
Read more about Lionel Tate: The Murder and Conviction, The Sentence and The Controversy, Felony Murder Controversy, Original Sentence Overturned, Probation Violation, Armed Robbery Arrest and Subsequent Plea Bargain
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... Rubin was hired as the fourth attorney for Lionel Tate, who at that time was on probation for the murder of a playmate, six-year-old Tiffany Eunick in 1999 when he was 12 ... As Rubin portrayed the scenario, Tate, a 12-year-old professional wrestling fan, was only imitating the sport's body slams when he accidentally killed his playmate ... Tate had been convicted of first-degree murder and received a life sentence in 2001, from Rubin's nemesis Joel Lazarus, at the age of 14 ...
... On May 23, 2005, Tate was charged with armed burglary with battery, armed robbery and violation of probation, the Broward County Sheriff's Office said ... Tate threatened Domino's Pizza deliveryman Walter Ernest Gallardo with a handgun outside a friend's apartment after phoning in an order ... Tate then re-entered the apartment, assaulting the occupant who did not want Tate inside ...
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“Tomorrow let loveless, let lover tomorrow make love;
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