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Judge orders 15 years in child sex crimes case : Former magic shop owner to serve 2 sentences concurrently

Feb 03, 2017 - Albuquerque Journal (New Mexico)

The former Nob Hill magic shop owner found guilty last fall of child sex crimes was sentenced Thursday in state district court to 15 years in prison.

Neil Stammer will serve the time concurrently with a 54-year sentence imposed in a separate case involving a second child.

Prosecutor John Litchford asked Judge Benjamin Chavez to hand down the maximum 15-year sentence and to run the sentences consecutive to one another. The victim in the case submitted a letter, which Litchford read al...