Worker who set fire to sub sentenced to 17 years

Mar 15, 2013 Full story:

A shipyard worker who set fire to rags aboard a nuclear submarine because he wanted to go home was sentenced to a little more than 17 years in federal prison Friday for the blaze that transformed the vessel into a fiery furnace, injured seven people and caused about $450 million in damage.

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Joe Nelson


#1 Mar 15, 2013
What a terrible precedent for a clear Act of Treason against America. Small wonder people all around the World are loosing respect for us.
Sterkfontein Swartkrans

Pennington, NJ

#2 Mar 15, 2013
I once worked with a jerk whose life's ambition was to get on disability. Amazing how many people have no pride and don't want to work!

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#3 Mar 15, 2013
Union workers. They'll never change.

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