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Kansas City, Missouri News: Gerald L. Holmes, Jeremy R. Bond, Plead Guilty to Drug Trafficking That Led to Kidnapping, Torture

KANSAS CITY, MO – A Kansas City, Missouri man and an Independence, Missouri man have pleaded guilty in federal court to their roles in a drug-trafficking conspiracy that involved the kidnapping and torture of an Independence, Missouri man. Gerald L. Holmes, also known as “Jerry” or “Joker,” 26, of Kansas City, pleaded guilty today before … Continue reading Kansas City, Missouri News: Gerald L. Holmes, Jeremy R. Bond, Plead Guilty to Drug Trafficking That Led to Kidnapping, Torture

NEW YORK | Jefferson Airplane co-founder: Botched surgery ruined career

NEW YORK — A co-founder of Jefferson Airplane is accusing a New York City hospital of destroying his musical career with a botched tracheotomy. A lawsuit filed by Marty Balin against Mount Sinai Beth Israel hospital says the singer and guitarist lost part of his tongue and has a paralyzed vocal cord because of the … Continue reading NEW YORK | Jefferson Airplane co-founder: Botched surgery ruined career

Missouri News: Felon in Prison, Lywayne Marquis Scott, Pleads Guilty to Possessing Heroin

ST LOUIS, MO – Lywayne Marquis Scott, 35, of St. Louis, pled guilty to two counts – one count of felon in possession of a firearm and one count of possession with intent to distribute heroin.  He appeared in federal court on Wednesday afternoon before U.S. District Judge Henry Autrey. According to court documents, prior … Continue reading Missouri News: Felon in Prison, Lywayne Marquis Scott, Pleads Guilty to Possessing Heroin

Missouri News: Kansas City Man, Marcell Shavers, Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison for Meth Conspiracy

KANSAS CITY, MO – A Kansas City, Missouri man was sentenced in federal court yesterday for his role in a meth-trafficking conspiracy. Marcell Shavers, 27, of Kansas City, was sentenced by U.S. Chief District Judge Greg Kays to 40 years in federal prison without parole. On March 1, 2018, Shavers was convicted by a trial … Continue reading Missouri News: Kansas City Man, Marcell Shavers, Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison for Meth Conspiracy

New York News: Bronx Man, JAMEL GODDARD Sentenced In Manhattan Federal Court To Over 24 Years In Prison For Conspiracy To Commit Sex Trafficking Of A Minor

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that JAMEL GODDARD, a/k/a “Payroll,” was sentenced today by United States District Judge Loretta A. Preska to 292 months in prison for his role as the leader of a sex trafficking conspiracy. GODDARD pled guilty on February … Continue reading New York News: Bronx Man, JAMEL GODDARD Sentenced In Manhattan Federal Court To Over 24 Years In Prison For Conspiracy To Commit Sex Trafficking Of A Minor

Kansas News: Kansas City, Kansas Man, James E. Everett, Jr., Sentenced to 15 Years for Illegal Firearm, Threats

Everett Threatened Officers in Confrontation at Bolling Federal Building KANSAS CITY, MO – A Kansas City, Kansas man was sentenced in federal court today for illegally possessing a firearm and making threats following a confrontation with law enforcement officers at the Richard Bolling Federal Building. James E. Everett, Jr., 32, was sentenced by U.S. District … Continue reading Kansas News: Kansas City, Kansas Man, James E. Everett, Jr., Sentenced to 15 Years for Illegal Firearm, Threats

Kentucky News: Federal Authorities Secure Health Care Fraud Pleas in Breathitt County According to Kentucky AG Andy Beshear

FRANKFORT, KY – A Breathitt County ambulance company, its owner and two employees have pleaded guilty to health care fraud in federal court, Attorney General Andy Beshear and his Office of Medicaid Fraud and Abuse announced Thursday. Hershel Jay “Jay” Arrowood, Lesa Arrowood, Terry Herald and Arrow-Med Ambulance Inc. entered pleas July 31 right before … Continue reading Kentucky News: Federal Authorities Secure Health Care Fraud Pleas in Breathitt County According to Kentucky AG Andy Beshear

Wisconsin News: Eight Milwaukee Defendants Charged in Federal Court with Heroin Conspiracy

Milwaukee, Wn. – United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger announced that the following eight defendants, each of Milwaukee, were arrested and indicted this week by a federal Grand Jury with offenses related to a conspiracy to distribute heroin and distribution of heroin: James Harris (Age: 52) James Coleman (Age: 60) Nequann Terry (Age: 24) Todd McGown … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Eight Milwaukee Defendants Charged in Federal Court with Heroin Conspiracy