We wrote about John Thomas Burch about a year ago when he was busted for pretending to be a Special Forces officer who had been in Vietnam. He was actually a JAG officer for the special forces unit in Vietnam and never so much as attended the Army’s Basic Airborne Course, let alone received any […]
The pizzagate shooter,, pleaded guilty to weapons charges and was sentenced today to four years in prison. Turns out taking an AR-15 into a Washington DC pizza parlor and firing it is illegal. Thankfully no one was hurt. Attorney for...Show More Summary
Two-time disgraced elected official Hiram Monserrate—who was expelled from the state Senate in 2010 after being convicted of assaulting his girlfriend, and then pleaded guilty to spending $100,000 of City Council money that was earmarked...Show More Summary
A scientist who pleaded guilty to taking sensitive documents from a Connecticut military contractor to his native China has been sentenced to the 2 ½ years in prison he has … Click to Continue »
A Costa Mesa man pleaded guilty Thursday to helping three men escape from an Orange County jail last year, an incident that sparked a weeklong manhunt that extended from Southern California to the Bay Area, prosecutors said. Loc Ba Nguyen, 51, will serve one year in jail for his role in the January...
A father was arrested for beating his young daughter in a Long Island park Wednesday night — a year after he pleaded guilty to abandoning her in a Manhattan Subway restaurant, cops said. Stanley Frederique, 36, was accused of punching his 5-year-old several times, pulling her hair and grabbing her by the wrist in a...
Three men from the UK have been sentenced after pleading guilty to providing unauthorized access to pirate movies, music, games, and books. The main player, who allegedly made £500,000 over a number of years, was handed a 24 month suspended sentence. Show More Summary
A federal judge in Massachusetts has awarded more than $2 million to a man wrongly convicted by a former state drug lab chemist who pleaded guilty to tampering with evidence … Click to Continue »
A 32-year-old West Virginia man could face up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to illegal gun possession in federal court. Authorities say Matthew E. Boone, of Clarksburg, … Click to Continue »
(Reuters) - The leader of a 2004 coup that toppled Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was sentenced to nine years in prison on Wednesday after pleading guilty to a U.S. money laundering charge related to an international drug trafficking scheme.
SANTA ANA — A 53-year-old Placentia man was sentenced to four years in state prison for his 10th DUI conviction since 2011 in Orange County, according to court records obtained Wednesday. Derek Stacy Haskayne pleaded guilty Tuesday, June 20, to driving drunk and driving with a blood-alcohol level of.11 — over the legal limit […]
Two more defendants have pleaded guilty in the FBI's ongoing probe of corruption in Allentown city government. They join seven others who have already pleaded guilty in connection with a … Click to Continue »
SANTA ANA – An Anaheim bookkeeper has admitted to embezzling more than $1.4 million from a pair of law firms. Shawna Renee Barretto, 43, pleaded guilty this week to more than 50 felonies, including those for computer-access fraud, falsifying records, grand theft, identity theft and theft from an elder, according to the Orange County District Attorney’s […]
The money was meant for veterans’ families living in poverty, prosecutors said.
Gianforte pleaded guilty earlier this month to misdemeanor assault for a tussle with a Guardian reporter.
The owner of a New Jersey computer training center has admitted stealing $2.8 million from a program designed to help veterans find employment. Elizabeth Honig pleaded guilty Wednesday to theft … Click to Continue »
A former Illinois state representative who pleaded guilty to child pornography charges has died in prison. The U.S. Bureau of Prisons says Keith Farnham died Sunday. The 69-yearold from Elgin … Click to Continue »
Democrats from his home state sent the Republican, who pleaded guilty to body-slamming Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs, a "new suit."
A former Haitian coup leader and elected senator was sentenced to nine years in a US federal prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to conspiring to launder drug money. Guy Philippe, a 49-year-old former senior police officer convicted of taking bribes from drug traffickers, had entered his guilty plea in April in exchange for a reduced sentence. Show More Summary
Two international shipping companies have pleaded guilty in U.S. federal court in Beaumont, Texas to violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships (APPS) and obstruction of justice related to the covering up the illegal dumping of oil-contaminated bilge water and garbage from one of their ships visiting U.S. Show More Summary