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Prison would be too much

Keith Hodan | Tribune-Review
Former Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper on his way out of federal court after pleading guilty to all charges on Oct. 18.

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Regarding the news story “Pension board takes former Chief Harper's pension away” : Sad story. Former Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper, who pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal money from a federally funded program and four counts of failing to file income taxes, has paid a huge price.

Forfeiture of his pension and loss of reputation are sufficient punishment. He should be given probation at his sentencing hearing.

Jim Redding

Wilmington, N.C.

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