Montana bride gets 30 years for pushing husband off cliff

Mar 28, 2014    

MISSOULA, Montana (Reuters) - A Montana bride who shoved her husband off a cliff at Glacier National Park was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Thursday after a federal judge denied her request to withdraw her guilty plea to a charge of second-degree murder.Attorneys for Jordan Graham, 22, had sought to rescind her guilty plea in December, saying that prosecutors were overreaching by seeking a life sentence and reneging on an agreement that they expected would involve less prison time.But U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy denied the request at a hearing in Missoula, and later sentenced Graham...

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