U.S. District Judge Miranda Du

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A man has been sentenced to 8 months in prison for shining laser pointers at airliners and a police helicopter. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Man Sentenced 8 Months In Prison For Pointing Laser At Planes, Police Helicopter

A 28-year-old Las Vegas man has been sentenced to eight months in jail for pointing a green laser light at several commercial airliners and a police helicopter near McCarran International Airport.