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Commonwealth v. Widger

Pennsylvania Superior Court

August 13, 2020

In Commonwealth v. Widger, the Superior Court tap-danced around Commonwealth v. Wolf and held that Section 9718(a)(3) — imposing a 10-year mandatory minimum for aggravated indecent assault of a child less than 13 years of age — is constitutional as all elements necessary to impose the mandatory sentence are determined by the fact finder at trial.

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