Pleads Guilty

TEMPE, Ariz. | Van Damme’s son pleads guilty in Arizona knife incident

TEMPE, Ariz. — A son of actor Jean-Claude Van Damme has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct for holding his roommate at knifepoint at their apartment in suburban Phoenix. Nicholas Van Varenberg had a change of plea hearing Wednesday. He’s now scheduled to be sentenced on Oct. 3 and authorities say Van Varenberg likely will get … Continue reading TEMPE, Ariz. | Van Damme’s son pleads guilty in Arizona knife incident

SAN DIEGO | Former All-Star pitcher Loaiza pleads guilty to drug charges

SAN DIEGO  — Former All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza, who earned more than $43 million over 14 seasons, pleaded guilty Friday to federal drug charges in California. Loiza acknowledged that he possessed about 20 kilograms (44 pounds) of cocaine with intent to distribute. He faces up a minimum of 10 years in a prison and maximum … Continue reading SAN DIEGO | Former All-Star pitcher Loaiza pleads guilty to drug charges

Missouri News: Poplar Bluff Man, Antwoine Carnell Johnson, Pleads Guilty to Gun, Drug Charges

ST LOUIS, MO – The United States Attorney’s Office announced that Antwoine Carnell Johnson, Age 23, of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, pled guilty to charges of Possession of Heroin with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute, and Possession of a Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Crime.  Johnson appeared before United … Continue reading Missouri News: Poplar Bluff Man, Antwoine Carnell Johnson, Pleads Guilty to Gun, Drug Charges

NEW YORK | MMA star Conor McGregor pleads guilty in melee case

NEW YORK — Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor pleaded guilty Thursday to disorderly conduct in exchange for community service to resolve charges stemming from a backstage melee at a New York City arena. McGregor will also be evaluated for an anger management program in addition to his five days of community service. The 30-year-old … Continue reading NEW YORK | MMA star Conor McGregor pleads guilty in melee case

Missouri News: Fulton Man, Sanchez Monroe Walker, Pleads Guilty to Prostitution Business

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – A Fulton, Mo., man pleaded guilty in federal court today to transporting an individual across state lines as part of his prostitution business. Sanchez Monroe Walker, 31, pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Willie E. Epps, Jr., to transporting an individual across state lines to engage in prostitution. In early 2015, … Continue reading Missouri News: Fulton Man, Sanchez Monroe Walker, Pleads Guilty to Prostitution Business

Missouri News: Clinton man, Cameron J. Hager Pleads Guilty to $4.7 Million Cattle Investment Fraud Scheme

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Cameron J. Hager, of Clinton, Missouri, pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud and one count of money laundering in federal court yesterday involving a $4.7 million investment fraud scheme.  An investigation by Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s Securities Division first led to Hager’s federal indictment and arrest on April … Continue reading Missouri News: Clinton man, Cameron J. Hager Pleads Guilty to $4.7 Million Cattle Investment Fraud Scheme

South Carolina News: Holly Hill Man, Steven Verren Baker Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Smuggle Wildlife

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated today that Steven Verren Baker, age 38, of Holly Hill, pled guilty to Conspiracy to Smuggle Wildlife, a violation of Title 18, United States Code, § 371. Senior Judge Joseph F. Anderson, Jr., accepted the plea and will sentence Baker at a later date. … Continue reading South Carolina News: Holly Hill Man, Steven Verren Baker Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Smuggle Wildlife