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Restaurant manager gets 10 years in prison for enslavement of black employee with disability

A white South Carolina man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for forcing a black man with intellectual disabilities to work at his restaurant without pay for years, authorities said Wednesday. Read full article: Restaurant manager gets 10 years in pris...→

Restaurant manager gets 10 years in prison for enslavement of black employee with disability

A white South Carolina man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for forcing a black man with intellectual disabilities to work at his restaurant without pay for years, authorities said Wednesday. Read full article: Restaurant manager gets 10 years in pris...→

Man who discussed US attack gets nearly 5 years in prison

Man who discussed US attack gets nearly 5 years in prison

A 21-year-old New York man who pleaded guilty to making false statements to the FBI after authorities said he talked about joining the Islamic State and avenging the New Zealand mosque shootings has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison Read full article: Man who discussed US attack gets nearly ...→

Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more than 10 years in prison

Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more than 10 years in prison

ELK RIVER, Minn. — A drunken driver who led police on a chase that ended with a deadly crash in Sherburne County has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison. Jason Rothmeyer, 39, had a blood… Read full article: Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more t...→

Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child pornography case goes free after 17 years in federal prison

Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child pornography case goes free after 17 years in federal prison

He also admitted he’d sexually abused more boys than he could count but wasn’t charged with those crimes because the statute of limitations had run out. Read full article: Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child ...→

Man who committed crime to return to prison gets sentenced to 25 years

Man who committed crime to return to prison gets sentenced to 25 years

ESCANABA, Mich. (AP) — A 59-year-old Michigan man who told his lawyer that he wanted to rob an Upper Peninsula business so he could return... Read full article: Man who committed crime to return to pri...→

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to serve 3 years in prison for molesting 10-year-old girl

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to serve 3 years in prison for molesting 10-year-old girl

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne will serve three years in prison after he was convicted of molesting a 10-year-old girl in his Connecticut home, according to court records. Read full article: Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to s...→

Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newborn, Sentenced To 24+ Years In Prison

Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newborn, Sentenced To 24+ Years In Prison

Apple valley father pleads guilty to murder of his newborn and is sentenced to over 24 years in prison. Read full article: Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newbo...→

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for E-Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

A man who hurled an electric scooter at a 75-year-old man in downtown Los Angeles, causing head and arm injuries, was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in state prison. Janai Washington, 41, pleaded no contest Nov. 20 to an elder abuse cha Read full article: Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for E...→

Federal prison employee indicted in Florida dogfighting ring

Federal prison employee indicted in Florida dogfighting ring

A federal prison employee has been indicted in connection with a large-scale dogfighting operation that involved more than 100 dogs, the U.S. Attorney for Northern Florida announced on Tuesday. Read full article: Federal prison employee indicted in Flor...→

Man who claimed Burge-related torture released after 35 years in prison

In a deal with special prosecutors, Gregory Nash was released for time served on rape, attempted murder, and robbery convictions tainted by confessions he said he made to detectives working for Jon Burge. Read full article: Man who claimed Burge-related torture re...→

Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard Freed From Prison After 27 Years

Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard Freed From Prison After 27 Years

David Sheppard a Philadelphia man whose life sentence was commuted by Gov Tom Wolf walked free from a Pennsylvania prison for the first time in 27 years on Tuesday morning Sheppard became stuck between forces fighting over reforms reshaping Pennsylvanias criminal justice system Read full article: Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard...→

Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remembered 50 Years Later

Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remembered 50 Years Later

Fred Hampton, the former leader of the Illinois Black Panther Party, was remembered Sunday – 50 years after he was shot to death by police. Read full article: Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remem...→

Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to having child pornography, gets 3 years in prison

Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to having child pornography, gets 3 years in prison

A Pingree Grove man was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison after pleading guilty to child pornography possession from a December 2017 arrest. Read full article: Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to havin...→

Gang member who shot ATF agent in the head gets more than 16 years in prison

Gang member who shot ATF agent in the head gets more than 16 years in prison

"I felt blood pouring from my face and somehow making its way to the back of my mouth, obstructing my breathing," ATF agent Kevin Crump said. His fellow agents didn’t know if he’d live. Read full article: Gang member who shot ATF agent in the he...→

Ex-investment banker sentenced to 2 years in prison

A former investment banker sentenced to two years in prison for insider trading says fledging companies looking for advice still trust him with their secrets Read full article: Ex-investment banker sentenced to 2 year...→

Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend Gets 50 Years to Life in Prison

Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend Gets 50 Years to Life in Prison

A woman convicted of committing what prosecutors called the “ultimate act of obsession” — stalking, harassing and shooting her ex-boyfriend – will spend 50 years to life in prison. Read full article: Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend G...→

5 years prison for first of two charged in 2018 McHenry overdose death

5 years prison for first of two charged in 2018 McHenry overdose death

A 26-year-old Woodridge man has been sentenced to five years in prison for his role in a heroin-fentanyl overdose death of a McHenry man in September 2018. Kenneth M. Harris was originally charged with drug-induced homicide in the overdose death of Charles D. McCoy, 28, but pleaded guilty a reduced charge Thursday. Read full article: 5 years prison for first of two charged ...→

Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy Brown sentenced to 2 years in prison for derailing investigation

Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy Brown sentenced to 2 years in prison for derailing investigation

Before handing down the sentence, U.S. District Judge Sara Ellis told Beena Patel that "combatting public corruption is very important . . . to me, lying in front of the grand jury, that’s even more important." Read full article: Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy ...→

Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after calling on slaughter of ‘infidels’ for ISIS

Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after calling on slaughter of ‘infidels’ for ISIS

A Texas man who railed against “infidels” in his support of ISIS, was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison for promoting the group online and lying to investigators, prosecutors said. Read full article: Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after...→

Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessica Wiese Convicted Of Child Abuse, Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessica Wiese Convicted Of Child Abuse, Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

Jessica Wiese, 44, who was arrested in December 2018, worked at Joyous Montessori, which was then put under state review. Read full article: Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessic...→

Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Florida Dogfighting Ring

Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Florida Dogfighting Ring

A federal prison employee has been indicted in connection with a largescale dogfighting operation that involved more than 100 dogs the US Attorney for Northern Florida announced on Tuesday Prison employee Decarlise Chapman joined Jermaine Terrell Hadley and Leonard Safford who had previously been indicted in June along with several others who have since pleaded guilty The three men face Read full article: Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Flor...→

Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip Club Brawl, Faces 4 Years In Prison If Convicted

Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip Club Brawl, Faces 4 Years In Prison If Convicted

Prosecutors say the 27-year-old threw a bottle at the bartenders at Angels Strip Club in Flushing and ordered her crew to attack them last year. Read full article: Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip ...→

Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaurant Co. over ’employee wellness’ charge

Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaurant Co. over ’employee wellness’ charge

Self-described foodie and “social media influencer” Chris Ashbach of Arden Hills sat down at the Freehouse, a brewery and restaurant in the Minneapolis North Loop, last month and ordere… Read full article: Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaura...→

Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘employee wellness surcharge’ | MinnPost

Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘employee wellness surcharge’ | MinnPost

Restaurateurs say surcharges are needed to offset growing health care costs and mandatory minimum wage increases. Read full article: Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘e...→

Man walks out of prison 32 years after a wrongful conviction

Man walks out of prison 32 years after a wrongful conviction

"By the grace of God, He kept me from losing my mind," said Viola Burton as she sat in the lobby of the G. Robert Cotton Correctional Facility in Jackson Monday waiting for her son. Read full article: Man walks out of prison 32 years after a...→

Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me six years in prison. My appeal has taken 12 so far.

Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me six years in prison. My appeal has taken 12 so far.

But I'm one of the lucky ones. Most people, like Adnan Syed, stay incarcerated as their cases wind through the courts. Read full article: Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me s...→

Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for Killing Woman He Met Online

Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for Killing Woman He Met Online

Prosecutors say Terry McDonald traveled from Seattle, Washington, to Cape Coral in 2003 to meet 28-year-old Mary Mount in person. Read full article: Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for ...→

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 03, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, Michigan State Police, Gaylord, masturbating, peeping, Ostego County Read full article: Gaylord man who masturbated in front of ...→

Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison

Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison

A Russian court has convicted a Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison for engaging in so-called “extremist activity” — one of the harshest penalties imposed since a ban on the faith in 2017. Read full article: Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to si...→

Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison Over Deadly Police Chase Crash

Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison Over Deadly Police Chase Crash

He had a blood alcohol content of nearly three times the legal limit when he led police on a chase through Becker in August 2018. Read full article: Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In...→

5 years in prison for first of two in 2018 McHenry Twp. overdose death

5 years in prison for first of two in 2018 McHenry Twp. overdose death

A 26-year-old Woodridge man has been sentenced to five years in prison for his role in a heroin-fentanyl overdose death of a McHenry man in September 2018. Read full article: 5 years in prison for first of two in 20...→

Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Patel Gets 2 Years For Lies That 'Threw A Wrench In The Wheels' Of Corruption Probe

Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Patel Gets 2 Years For Lies That 'Threw A Wrench In The Wheels' Of Corruption Probe

In April, a jury convicted Patel of three counts of perjury. Federal prosecutors had accused her of lying to a grand jury about a pay-to-play scheme in Brown’s office. Read full article: Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Pate...→

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

A man who hurled an electricscooter at a 75yearold man in downtown Los Angeles causing head and arm injuries was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in state prison Janai Washington 41 pleaded no contest Nov 20 to an elder abuse charge and admitted an allegation that he had personally inflicted great bodily injury Washington approached the victim on June 13 Read full article: Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for S...→

Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's employee who allegedly stabbed manager before abducting own wife and child

Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's employee who allegedly stabbed manager before abducting own wife and child

Amber Alert issued by Muskogee Police Department says the suspect's 2-year-old has been "taken by force along with her mother" in a fleeing car. Read full article: Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's emplo...→

Man who claimed Burge-related torture released after 35 years in prison

Another key feature of the deal with the special prosecutors: Nash cannot seek a certificate of innocence, which would allow him to clear the convictions from his record and receive a state payout of up to $200,000. He also agreed not to “s Read full article: Man who claimed Burge-related torture re...→

Black ex-bartender settles racial discrimination lawsuit with Kid Rock's restaurant

Black ex-bartender settles racial discrimination lawsuit with Kid Rock's restaurant

A Black former bartender at Kid Rock’s Made in Detroit settled her racial discrimination lawsuit against the restaurant on Wednesday, the same day it was... Read full article: Black ex-bartender settles racial discri...→

Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state charge in GoFundMe scam, faces five years in prison

Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state charge in GoFundMe scam, faces five years in prison

Mark D'Amico, the boyfriend behind 2017's Philly-area GoFundMe scam that raised more than $400,000 through a viral, fake, feel-good story about a homeless man, pleaded guilty Friday to a property misuse charge. D'Amico's co-defendants, Katelyn McClure and Johnny Bobbitt, had already pleaded guilty to state charges. Read full article: Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state char...→

AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murder. Faces 20 to 60 years in prison.

AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murder. Faces 20 to 60 years in prison.

AJ Freund's mother unexpectedly pleaded guilty to the boy's murder during a surprise court appearance this morning.... JoAnn Cunningham, 36, of Crystal Lake, will face 20 to 60 years in prison when sentenced next year after pleading guilty to a first-degree murder charge that had been modified to eliminate the possibility of a life sentence. Read full article: AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murd...→

Former UAW official Ashton pleads guilty, faces 3 years in prison

Former UAW Vice President Joe Ashton is the 11th person to plead guilty in the federal government's ongoing corruption probe. Ashton is expected to receive a prison sentence of 30 to 37 months and agreed to forfeit $250,000 he collected in kickbacks, according to his plea agreement. Read full article: Former UAW official Ashton pleads guilty...→

Getaway Driver in 2016 Gang Shooting in Mira Mesa Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison - Times of San Diego

The getaway driver in a Mira Mesa gang-related shooting that resulted in the death of an associate was sentenced to 11 years in prison. Read full article: Getaway Driver in 2016 Gang Shooting in ...→

Man who discussed US attack gets nearly 5 years in prison

Man who discussed US attack gets nearly 5 years in prison

A 21-year-old New York man who pleaded guilty to making false statements to the FBI after authorities said he talked about joining the Islamic State and avenging the New Zealand mosque shootings has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison Read full article: Man who discussed US attack gets nearly ...→

Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison

Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison

A Russian court has convicted a Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison for engaging in so-called “extremist activity” — one of the harshest penalties imposed since a ban on the faith in 2017. Read full article: Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to si...→

Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend Gets 50 Years to Life in Prison

Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend Gets 50 Years to Life in Prison

A woman convicted of committing what prosecutors called the “ultimate act of obsession” — stalking, harassing and shooting her ex-boyfriend – will spend 50 years to life in prison. Read full article: Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend G...→

Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child pornography case goes free after 17 years in federal prison

Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child pornography case goes free after 17 years in federal prison

He also admitted he’d sexually abused more boys than he could count but wasn’t charged with those crimes because the statute of limitations had run out. Read full article: Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child ...→

5 years in prison for first of two in 2018 McHenry Twp. overdose death

5 years in prison for first of two in 2018 McHenry Twp. overdose death

A 26-year-old Woodridge man has been sentenced to five years in prison for his role in a heroin-fentanyl overdose death of a McHenry man in September 2018. Read full article: 5 years in prison for first of two in 20...→

5 years prison for first of two charged in 2018 McHenry overdose death

5 years prison for first of two charged in 2018 McHenry overdose death

A 26-year-old Woodridge man has been sentenced to five years in prison for his role in a heroin-fentanyl overdose death of a McHenry man in September 2018. Kenneth M. Harris was originally charged with drug-induced homicide in the overdose death of Charles D. McCoy, 28, but pleaded guilty a reduced charge Thursday. Read full article: 5 years prison for first of two charged ...→

Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after calling on slaughter of ‘infidels’ for ISIS

Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after calling on slaughter of ‘infidels’ for ISIS

A Texas man who railed against “infidels” in his support of ISIS, was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison for promoting the group online and lying to investigators, prosecutors said. Read full article: Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after...→

Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newborn, Sentenced To 24+ Years In Prison

Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newborn, Sentenced To 24+ Years In Prison

Apple valley father pleads guilty to murder of his newborn and is sentenced to over 24 years in prison. Read full article: Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newbo...→

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

A man who hurled an electricscooter at a 75yearold man in downtown Los Angeles causing head and arm injuries was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in state prison Janai Washington 41 pleaded no contest Nov 20 to an elder abuse charge and admitted an allegation that he had personally inflicted great bodily injury Washington approached the victim on June 13 Read full article: Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for S...→

Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Florida Dogfighting Ring

Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Florida Dogfighting Ring

A federal prison employee has been indicted in connection with a largescale dogfighting operation that involved more than 100 dogs the US Attorney for Northern Florida announced on Tuesday Prison employee Decarlise Chapman joined Jermaine Terrell Hadley and Leonard Safford who had previously been indicted in June along with several others who have since pleaded guilty The three men face Read full article: Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Flor...→

Federal prison employee indicted in Florida dogfighting ring

Federal prison employee indicted in Florida dogfighting ring

A federal prison employee has been indicted in connection with a large-scale dogfighting operation that involved more than 100 dogs, the U.S. Attorney for Northern Florida announced on Tuesday. Read full article: Federal prison employee indicted in Flor...→

Man who claimed Burge-related torture released after 35 years in prison

Another key feature of the deal with the special prosecutors: Nash cannot seek a certificate of innocence, which would allow him to clear the convictions from his record and receive a state payout of up to $200,000. He also agreed not to “s Read full article: Man who claimed Burge-related torture re...→

Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaurant Co. over ’employee wellness’ charge

Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaurant Co. over ’employee wellness’ charge

Self-described foodie and “social media influencer” Chris Ashbach of Arden Hills sat down at the Freehouse, a brewery and restaurant in the Minneapolis North Loop, last month and ordere… Read full article: Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaura...→

Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard Freed From Prison After 27 Years

Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard Freed From Prison After 27 Years

David Sheppard a Philadelphia man whose life sentence was commuted by Gov Tom Wolf walked free from a Pennsylvania prison for the first time in 27 years on Tuesday morning Sheppard became stuck between forces fighting over reforms reshaping Pennsylvanias criminal justice system Read full article: Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard...→

Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state charge in GoFundMe scam, faces five years in prison

Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state charge in GoFundMe scam, faces five years in prison

Mark D'Amico, the boyfriend behind 2017's Philly-area GoFundMe scam that raised more than $400,000 through a viral, fake, feel-good story about a homeless man, pleaded guilty Friday to a property misuse charge. D'Amico's co-defendants, Katelyn McClure and Johnny Bobbitt, had already pleaded guilty to state charges. Read full article: Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state char...→

Former UAW official Ashton pleads guilty, faces 3 years in prison

Former UAW Vice President Joe Ashton is the 11th person to plead guilty in the federal government's ongoing corruption probe. Ashton is expected to receive a prison sentence of 30 to 37 months and agreed to forfeit $250,000 he collected in kickbacks, according to his plea agreement. Read full article: Former UAW official Ashton pleads guilty...→

Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for Killing Woman He Met Online

Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for Killing Woman He Met Online

Prosecutors say Terry McDonald traveled from Seattle, Washington, to Cape Coral in 2003 to meet 28-year-old Mary Mount in person. Read full article: Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for ...→

Ex-investment banker sentenced to 2 years in prison

A former investment banker sentenced to two years in prison for insider trading says fledging companies looking for advice still trust him with their secrets Read full article: Ex-investment banker sentenced to 2 year...→

Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more than 10 years in prison

Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more than 10 years in prison

ELK RIVER, Minn. — A drunken driver who led police on a chase that ended with a deadly crash in Sherburne County has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison. Jason Rothmeyer, 39, had a blood… Read full article: Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more t...→

Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison Over Deadly Police Chase Crash

Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison Over Deadly Police Chase Crash

He had a blood alcohol content of nearly three times the legal limit when he led police on a chase through Becker in August 2018. Read full article: Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In...→

Man who committed crime to return to prison gets sentenced to 25 years

Man who committed crime to return to prison gets sentenced to 25 years

ESCANABA, Mich. (AP) — A 59-year-old Michigan man who told his lawyer that he wanted to rob an Upper Peninsula business so he could return... Read full article: Man who committed crime to return to pri...→

Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Patel Gets 2 Years For Lies That 'Threw A Wrench In The Wheels' Of Corruption Probe

Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Patel Gets 2 Years For Lies That 'Threw A Wrench In The Wheels' Of Corruption Probe

In April, a jury convicted Patel of three counts of perjury. Federal prosecutors had accused her of lying to a grand jury about a pay-to-play scheme in Brown’s office. Read full article: Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Pate...→

Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy Brown sentenced to 2 years in prison for derailing investigation

Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy Brown sentenced to 2 years in prison for derailing investigation

Before handing down the sentence, U.S. District Judge Sara Ellis told Beena Patel that "combatting public corruption is very important . . . to me, lying in front of the grand jury, that’s even more important." Read full article: Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy ...→

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to serve 3 years in prison for molesting 10-year-old girl

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to serve 3 years in prison for molesting 10-year-old girl

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne will serve three years in prison after he was convicted of molesting a 10-year-old girl in his Connecticut home, according to court records. Read full article: Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to s...→

Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessica Wiese Convicted Of Child Abuse, Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessica Wiese Convicted Of Child Abuse, Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

Jessica Wiese, 44, who was arrested in December 2018, worked at Joyous Montessori, which was then put under state review. Read full article: Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessic...→

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for E-Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

A man who hurled an electric scooter at a 75-year-old man in downtown Los Angeles, causing head and arm injuries, was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in state prison. Janai Washington, 41, pleaded no contest Nov. 20 to an elder abuse cha Read full article: Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for E...→

Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's employee who allegedly stabbed manager before abducting own wife and child

Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's employee who allegedly stabbed manager before abducting own wife and child

Amber Alert issued by Muskogee Police Department says the suspect's 2-year-old has been "taken by force along with her mother" in a fleeing car. Read full article: Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's emplo...→

Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip Club Brawl, Faces 4 Years In Prison If Convicted

Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip Club Brawl, Faces 4 Years In Prison If Convicted

Prosecutors say the 27-year-old threw a bottle at the bartenders at Angels Strip Club in Flushing and ordered her crew to attack them last year. Read full article: Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip ...→

Man who claimed Burge-related torture released after 35 years in prison

In a deal with special prosecutors, Gregory Nash was released for time served on rape, attempted murder, and robbery convictions tainted by confessions he said he made to detectives working for Jon Burge. Read full article: Man who claimed Burge-related torture re...→

Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘employee wellness surcharge’ | MinnPost

Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘employee wellness surcharge’ | MinnPost

Restaurateurs say surcharges are needed to offset growing health care costs and mandatory minimum wage increases. Read full article: Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘e...→

Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remembered 50 Years Later

Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remembered 50 Years Later

Fred Hampton, the former leader of the Illinois Black Panther Party, was remembered Sunday – 50 years after he was shot to death by police. Read full article: Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remem...→

Black ex-bartender settles racial discrimination lawsuit with Kid Rock's restaurant

Black ex-bartender settles racial discrimination lawsuit with Kid Rock's restaurant

A Black former bartender at Kid Rock’s Made in Detroit settled her racial discrimination lawsuit against the restaurant on Wednesday, the same day it was... Read full article: Black ex-bartender settles racial discri...→

Man walks out of prison 32 years after a wrongful conviction

Man walks out of prison 32 years after a wrongful conviction

"By the grace of God, He kept me from losing my mind," said Viola Burton as she sat in the lobby of the G. Robert Cotton Correctional Facility in Jackson Monday waiting for her son. Read full article: Man walks out of prison 32 years after a...→

Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to having child pornography, gets 3 years in prison

Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to having child pornography, gets 3 years in prison

A Pingree Grove man was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison after pleading guilty to child pornography possession from a December 2017 arrest. Read full article: Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to havin...→

AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murder. Faces 20 to 60 years in prison.

AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murder. Faces 20 to 60 years in prison.

AJ Freund's mother unexpectedly pleaded guilty to the boy's murder during a surprise court appearance this morning.... JoAnn Cunningham, 36, of Crystal Lake, will face 20 to 60 years in prison when sentenced next year after pleading guilty to a first-degree murder charge that had been modified to eliminate the possibility of a life sentence. Read full article: AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murd...→

Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me six years in prison. My appeal has taken 12 so far.

Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me six years in prison. My appeal has taken 12 so far.

But I'm one of the lucky ones. Most people, like Adnan Syed, stay incarcerated as their cases wind through the courts. Read full article: Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me s...→

Gang member who shot ATF agent in the head gets more than 16 years in prison

Gang member who shot ATF agent in the head gets more than 16 years in prison

"I felt blood pouring from my face and somehow making its way to the back of my mouth, obstructing my breathing," ATF agent Kevin Crump said. His fellow agents didn’t know if he’d live. Read full article: Gang member who shot ATF agent in the he...→

Getaway Driver in 2016 Gang Shooting in Mira Mesa Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison - Times of San Diego

The getaway driver in a Mira Mesa gang-related shooting that resulted in the death of an associate was sentenced to 11 years in prison. Read full article: Getaway Driver in 2016 Gang Shooting in ...→

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 03, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, Michigan State Police, Gaylord, masturbating, peeping, Ostego County Read full article: Gaylord man who masturbated in front of ...→

Man who discussed US attack gets nearly 5 years in prison

Man who discussed US attack gets nearly 5 years in prison

A 21-year-old New York man who pleaded guilty to making false statements to the FBI after authorities said he talked about joining the Islamic State and avenging the New Zealand mosque shootings has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison Read full article: Man who discussed US attack gets nearly ...→

Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison

Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison

A Russian court has convicted a Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison for engaging in so-called “extremist activity” — one of the harshest penalties imposed since a ban on the faith in 2017. Read full article: Russia sentences Jehovah’s Witness to si...→

Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more than 10 years in prison

Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more than 10 years in prison

ELK RIVER, Minn. — A drunken driver who led police on a chase that ended with a deadly crash in Sherburne County has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison. Jason Rothmeyer, 39, had a blood… Read full article: Driver in deadly Minn. chase give more t...→

Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend Gets 50 Years to Life in Prison

Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend Gets 50 Years to Life in Prison

A woman convicted of committing what prosecutors called the “ultimate act of obsession” — stalking, harassing and shooting her ex-boyfriend – will spend 50 years to life in prison. Read full article: Woman Who Stalked, Killed Ex-Boyfriend G...→

Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison Over Deadly Police Chase Crash

Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison Over Deadly Police Chase Crash

He had a blood alcohol content of nearly three times the legal limit when he led police on a chase through Becker in August 2018. Read full article: Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In...→

Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child pornography case goes free after 17 years in federal prison

Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child pornography case goes free after 17 years in federal prison

He also admitted he’d sexually abused more boys than he could count but wasn’t charged with those crimes because the statute of limitations had run out. Read full article: Ex-Chicago priest in high-profile child ...→

5 years in prison for first of two in 2018 McHenry Twp. overdose death

5 years in prison for first of two in 2018 McHenry Twp. overdose death

A 26-year-old Woodridge man has been sentenced to five years in prison for his role in a heroin-fentanyl overdose death of a McHenry man in September 2018. Read full article: 5 years in prison for first of two in 20...→

Man who committed crime to return to prison gets sentenced to 25 years

Man who committed crime to return to prison gets sentenced to 25 years

ESCANABA, Mich. (AP) — A 59-year-old Michigan man who told his lawyer that he wanted to rob an Upper Peninsula business so he could return... Read full article: Man who committed crime to return to pri...→

5 years prison for first of two charged in 2018 McHenry overdose death

5 years prison for first of two charged in 2018 McHenry overdose death

A 26-year-old Woodridge man has been sentenced to five years in prison for his role in a heroin-fentanyl overdose death of a McHenry man in September 2018. Kenneth M. Harris was originally charged with drug-induced homicide in the overdose death of Charles D. McCoy, 28, but pleaded guilty a reduced charge Thursday. Read full article: 5 years prison for first of two charged ...→

Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Patel Gets 2 Years For Lies That 'Threw A Wrench In The Wheels' Of Corruption Probe

Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Patel Gets 2 Years For Lies That 'Threw A Wrench In The Wheels' Of Corruption Probe

In April, a jury convicted Patel of three counts of perjury. Federal prosecutors had accused her of lying to a grand jury about a pay-to-play scheme in Brown’s office. Read full article: Former Dorothy Brown Employee Beena Pate...→

Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy Brown sentenced to 2 years in prison for derailing investigation

Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy Brown sentenced to 2 years in prison for derailing investigation

Before handing down the sentence, U.S. District Judge Sara Ellis told Beena Patel that "combatting public corruption is very important . . . to me, lying in front of the grand jury, that’s even more important." Read full article: Former high-ranking employee of Dorothy ...→

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to serve 3 years in prison for molesting 10-year-old girl

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to serve 3 years in prison for molesting 10-year-old girl

Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne will serve three years in prison after he was convicted of molesting a 10-year-old girl in his Connecticut home, according to court records. Read full article: Former HGTV host Christopher Dionne to s...→

Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after calling on slaughter of ‘infidels’ for ISIS

Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after calling on slaughter of ‘infidels’ for ISIS

A Texas man who railed against “infidels” in his support of ISIS, was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison for promoting the group online and lying to investigators, prosecutors said. Read full article: Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after...→

Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newborn, Sentenced To 24+ Years In Prison

Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newborn, Sentenced To 24+ Years In Prison

Apple valley father pleads guilty to murder of his newborn and is sentenced to over 24 years in prison. Read full article: Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Newbo...→

Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessica Wiese Convicted Of Child Abuse, Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessica Wiese Convicted Of Child Abuse, Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

Jessica Wiese, 44, who was arrested in December 2018, worked at Joyous Montessori, which was then put under state review. Read full article: Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessic...→

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

A man who hurled an electricscooter at a 75yearold man in downtown Los Angeles causing head and arm injuries was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in state prison Janai Washington 41 pleaded no contest Nov 20 to an elder abuse charge and admitted an allegation that he had personally inflicted great bodily injury Washington approached the victim on June 13 Read full article: Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for S...→

Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for E-Scooter Attack on 75-Year-Old Man in DTLA

A man who hurled an electric scooter at a 75-year-old man in downtown Los Angeles, causing head and arm injuries, was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in state prison. Janai Washington, 41, pleaded no contest Nov. 20 to an elder abuse cha Read full article: Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for E...→

Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Florida Dogfighting Ring

Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Florida Dogfighting Ring

A federal prison employee has been indicted in connection with a largescale dogfighting operation that involved more than 100 dogs the US Attorney for Northern Florida announced on Tuesday Prison employee Decarlise Chapman joined Jermaine Terrell Hadley and Leonard Safford who had previously been indicted in June along with several others who have since pleaded guilty The three men face Read full article: Federal Prison Employee Indicted in Flor...→

Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's employee who allegedly stabbed manager before abducting own wife and child

Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's employee who allegedly stabbed manager before abducting own wife and child

Amber Alert issued by Muskogee Police Department says the suspect's 2-year-old has been "taken by force along with her mother" in a fleeing car. Read full article: Oklahoma police hunting McDonald's emplo...→

Federal prison employee indicted in Florida dogfighting ring

Federal prison employee indicted in Florida dogfighting ring

A federal prison employee has been indicted in connection with a large-scale dogfighting operation that involved more than 100 dogs, the U.S. Attorney for Northern Florida announced on Tuesday. Read full article: Federal prison employee indicted in Flor...→

Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip Club Brawl, Faces 4 Years In Prison If Convicted

Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip Club Brawl, Faces 4 Years In Prison If Convicted

Prosecutors say the 27-year-old threw a bottle at the bartenders at Angels Strip Club in Flushing and ordered her crew to attack them last year. Read full article: Cardi B Back In Queens Court Over Strip ...→

Man who claimed Burge-related torture released after 35 years in prison

Another key feature of the deal with the special prosecutors: Nash cannot seek a certificate of innocence, which would allow him to clear the convictions from his record and receive a state payout of up to $200,000. He also agreed not to “s Read full article: Man who claimed Burge-related torture re...→

Man who claimed Burge-related torture released after 35 years in prison

In a deal with special prosecutors, Gregory Nash was released for time served on rape, attempted murder, and robbery convictions tainted by confessions he said he made to detectives working for Jon Burge. Read full article: Man who claimed Burge-related torture re...→

Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaurant Co. over ’employee wellness’ charge

Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaurant Co. over ’employee wellness’ charge

Self-described foodie and “social media influencer” Chris Ashbach of Arden Hills sat down at the Freehouse, a brewery and restaurant in the Minneapolis North Loop, last month and ordere… Read full article: Arden Hills man sues Blue Plate Restaura...→

Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard Freed From Prison After 27 Years

Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard Freed From Prison After 27 Years

David Sheppard a Philadelphia man whose life sentence was commuted by Gov Tom Wolf walked free from a Pennsylvania prison for the first time in 27 years on Tuesday morning Sheppard became stuck between forces fighting over reforms reshaping Pennsylvanias criminal justice system Read full article: Former Pennsylvania Lifer David Sheppard...→

Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘employee wellness surcharge’ | MinnPost

Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘employee wellness surcharge’ | MinnPost

Restaurateurs say surcharges are needed to offset growing health care costs and mandatory minimum wage increases. Read full article: Blue Plate Restaurant Group sued over ‘e...→

Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remembered 50 Years Later

Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remembered 50 Years Later

Fred Hampton, the former leader of the Illinois Black Panther Party, was remembered Sunday – 50 years after he was shot to death by police. Read full article: Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remem...→

Black ex-bartender settles racial discrimination lawsuit with Kid Rock's restaurant

Black ex-bartender settles racial discrimination lawsuit with Kid Rock's restaurant

A Black former bartender at Kid Rock’s Made in Detroit settled her racial discrimination lawsuit against the restaurant on Wednesday, the same day it was... Read full article: Black ex-bartender settles racial discri...→

Man walks out of prison 32 years after a wrongful conviction

Man walks out of prison 32 years after a wrongful conviction

"By the grace of God, He kept me from losing my mind," said Viola Burton as she sat in the lobby of the G. Robert Cotton Correctional Facility in Jackson Monday waiting for her son. Read full article: Man walks out of prison 32 years after a...→

Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state charge in GoFundMe scam, faces five years in prison

Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state charge in GoFundMe scam, faces five years in prison

Mark D'Amico, the boyfriend behind 2017's Philly-area GoFundMe scam that raised more than $400,000 through a viral, fake, feel-good story about a homeless man, pleaded guilty Friday to a property misuse charge. D'Amico's co-defendants, Katelyn McClure and Johnny Bobbitt, had already pleaded guilty to state charges. Read full article: Mark D'Amico pleads guilty to state char...→

Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to having child pornography, gets 3 years in prison

Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to having child pornography, gets 3 years in prison

A Pingree Grove man was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison after pleading guilty to child pornography possession from a December 2017 arrest. Read full article: Pingree Grove man pleads guilty to havin...→

AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murder. Faces 20 to 60 years in prison.

AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murder. Faces 20 to 60 years in prison.

AJ Freund's mother unexpectedly pleaded guilty to the boy's murder during a surprise court appearance this morning.... JoAnn Cunningham, 36, of Crystal Lake, will face 20 to 60 years in prison when sentenced next year after pleading guilty to a first-degree murder charge that had been modified to eliminate the possibility of a life sentence. Read full article: AJ Freund's mother pleads guilty to murd...→

Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me six years in prison. My appeal has taken 12 so far.

Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me six years in prison. My appeal has taken 12 so far.

But I'm one of the lucky ones. Most people, like Adnan Syed, stay incarcerated as their cases wind through the courts. Read full article: Opinion | A bad defense lawyer cost me s...→

Former UAW official Ashton pleads guilty, faces 3 years in prison

Former UAW Vice President Joe Ashton is the 11th person to plead guilty in the federal government's ongoing corruption probe. Ashton is expected to receive a prison sentence of 30 to 37 months and agreed to forfeit $250,000 he collected in kickbacks, according to his plea agreement. Read full article: Former UAW official Ashton pleads guilty...→

Gang member who shot ATF agent in the head gets more than 16 years in prison

Gang member who shot ATF agent in the head gets more than 16 years in prison

"I felt blood pouring from my face and somehow making its way to the back of my mouth, obstructing my breathing," ATF agent Kevin Crump said. His fellow agents didn’t know if he’d live. Read full article: Gang member who shot ATF agent in the he...→

Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for Killing Woman He Met Online

Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for Killing Woman He Met Online

Prosecutors say Terry McDonald traveled from Seattle, Washington, to Cape Coral in 2003 to meet 28-year-old Mary Mount in person. Read full article: Florida Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for ...→

Getaway Driver in 2016 Gang Shooting in Mira Mesa Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison - Times of San Diego

The getaway driver in a Mira Mesa gang-related shooting that resulted in the death of an associate was sentenced to 11 years in prison. Read full article: Getaway Driver in 2016 Gang Shooting in ...→

Ex-investment banker sentenced to 2 years in prison

A former investment banker sentenced to two years in prison for insider trading says fledging companies looking for advice still trust him with their secrets Read full article: Ex-investment banker sentenced to 2 year...→

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Gaylord man who masturbated in front of homes will spend up to 30 years in prison | Local News | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

December 03, 2019 News & Views » Local News... Tags: Local News, Michigan State Police, Gaylord, masturbating, peeping, Ostego County Read full article: Gaylord man who masturbated in front of ...→