Lil Wayne Dodges "Mandatory" Sentence

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On tonight's Deal of the Day, Cam Edwards reports that despite New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's campaign for a three-and-a-half year mandatory minimum sentence for possession of a firearm by a felon, criminals continue to plea-bargain down to lower sentences. Rapper Lil Wayne, who was arrested for carrying a firearm in the state and should have faced this minimum sentence, was allowed to plead guilty to "attempted" possession and now faces up to one year in prison.