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John Wesley Defatte Sr.

Sentencing in domestic abuse case pushed back for one month

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After a lengthy hearing in which Judge Robert Tiffany denied a litany of defense motions to dismiss two convictions against a Lake George man in a 2009 domestic assault case, Tiffany then postponed Monday's sentencing to hear additional arguments.


John Wesley Defatte, 70, was found guilty by a Hubbard County jury in late 2010 in the domestic beating of his ex-wife Diana.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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