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Missouri News: Two KC Men, Jerry D. Patterson, Michael A. Harris, Sentenced to 19 Years for Armed Robbery Conspiracy

KANSAS CITY, MO – Two Kansas City, Missouri men were sentenced in federal court today for their roles in a conspiracy to commit 10 armed robberies at local businesses. Jerry D. Patterson, 22, and Michael A. Harris, 20, were each sentenced by U.S. Chief District Judge Greg Kays to 19 years and six months in … Continue reading Missouri News: Two KC Men, Jerry D. Patterson, Michael A. Harris, Sentenced to 19 Years for Armed Robbery Conspiracy

Missouri News: Enforcer of a Drug Trafficking Organization, Terrance Wilson, Sentenced to 35 years in Prison

St. Louis, MO – Terrance Wilson, a/k/a “Mutt,” 30, of St. Louis, was sentenced Tuesday to 35 years in prison for conspiracy to distribute controlled substances and use of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking offense resulting in death. On April 24, 2018, Terrance Wilson, a/k/a “Mutt,” entered pleas to drug conspiracy and a … Continue reading Missouri News: Enforcer of a Drug Trafficking Organization, Terrance Wilson, Sentenced to 35 years in Prison

NEW YORK | Former WFAN radio host Craig Carton convicted of fraud

NEW YORK— Craig Carton, the former co-host of a sports radio show with ex-NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason, emerged from a courthouse where he was convicted of fraud Wednesday to say he was disappointed with the verdict, though he respected it. “I need to let it sink in now,” Carton said. “I’m going to go home … Continue reading NEW YORK | Former WFAN radio host Craig Carton convicted of fraud

United Sates News: Sentencings for October 29 – November 1, 2018

United Sates – Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal sentenced PASTOR JESUS LOPEZ-MARIANO, 30, of Guanajuato, Mexico on November 1, 2018 for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the United States. Lopez-Mariano was arrested in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He received six months of imprisonment, subject to deportation upon completion of his sentence, and … Continue reading United Sates News: Sentencings for October 29 – November 1, 2018

BRIGHTON, Colo. | Man who killed 3 in Colorado Walmart gets life in prison

BRIGHTON, Colo.  — The man who gunned down three people in a suburban Denver Walmart last year was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole, but more than 11 months after the crime, his motive remains a mystery. Scott Ostrem, 48, received three consecutive life terms plus 48 years as part of a deal … Continue reading BRIGHTON, Colo. | Man who killed 3 in Colorado Walmart gets life in prison

WASHINGTON | Judge wants sentencing for Manafort before cooperation ends

WASHINGTON— The judge in one of Paul Manafort’s criminal cases is throwing a wrench into special counsel Robert Mueller’s plans for the former Trump campaign chairman’s cooperation. U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III says in a new order that the terms of Manafort’s plea deal cut last month set a timeline that is “highly unusual” … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Judge wants sentencing for Manafort before cooperation ends

NORRISTOWN, Pa. | Cosby, accuser in court for start of sentencing

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Bill Cosby and his chief accuser arrived at a suburban Philadelphia courthouse Monday for the start of a sentencing hearing that will determine how the 81-year-old comedian will be punished for drugging and sexually assaulting her more than 14 years ago. Cosby was the first celebrity to go to trial in the … Continue reading NORRISTOWN, Pa. | Cosby, accuser in court for start of sentencing

Cosby to fight ‘sexually violent predator’ tag at sentencing

Bill Cosby‘s sentencing hearing Monday will begin with testimony about his sex offender evaluation and, presumably, a fierce debate over whether the 81-year-old actor should be branded a sexually violent predator. The stakes are high given the lifetime counseling, community alerts and public shaming the designation would trigger. And it could become evidence in the … Continue reading Cosby to fight ‘sexually violent predator’ tag at sentencing