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Woman sentenced to 30 years for murder-for-hire plot against husband

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Posted: Tuesday, November 6, 2012 5:00 pm

A Brazos County jury Tuesday gave Nancy Mancuso Gelber a 30-year prison term for hiring someone she believed was a hit man to kill her husband in December.

The jury spent about four hours assessing punishment for the 54-year-old woman after prosecutors Brian Baker and John Brick urged the jury to consider nothing less than 30 years while defense attorney Mark Maltsberger argued for a 10-year probated sentence.

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