The former Bad Boy star was sentenced today for murdering John Henkel 19 years ago and gets 15 years to life in prison. During preceding, Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Michael Obus said the following:

“The circumstance of your being before the court now suggests to me a maturity and decency that wouldn’t have been evident at the time. It was the right thing to do, even though it landed you in the position you find yourself in now.”

GQ‘s Editor In Chief actually served on the jury that convicted Dep. Read his thoughts here.