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Gold medalist Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI

BALTIMORE (AP) — Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleaded guilty to drunken driving on Friday, almost three months after he was arrested after leaving a Baltimore casino. 542 more words


Woman Pleads Guilty To Faking Birth

BETTENDORF, Iowa (AP) – A woman has pleaded guilty to federal charges in Davenport after faking a birth to collect child support payments from a man who thought he was the nonexistent child’s father. 111 more words


Guilty Plea from Former Iowa State Student in Smuggling Case

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico – A second Chinese national accused in New Mexico of trying to smuggle sensors made for the U.S. military has pleaded guilty to conspiring to violate the Arms Export Control Act. 93 more words


Ex-Lawmaker Farnham Pleads Guilty To Child Porn Charge

CHICAGO (CBS) – Former Illinois State Rep. Keith Farnham pleaded guilty to child pornography charges on Friday, after reaching a plea agreement with federal prosecutors. 348 more words


Ex-Lawmaker Expected To Change Plea In Child Porn Case

CHICAGO (AP) – A former Illinois state representative is expected to change his plea to guilty in a child pornography case.

A defense filing this week said Elgin Democrat Keith Farnham intends to plead guilty in federal court in Chicago on Friday as part of a plea deal. 105 more words


Former Brookins Aide Pleads Guilty To Taking $7,500 Bribe

CHICAGO (STMW) – A former chief of staff to Ald. Howard Brookins pleaded guilty Thursday to taking a $7,500 cash bribe from an undercover FBI informant at a 2013 Christmas party at the alderman’s office. 508 more words


Drug, murder suspect to plead guilty to drug charges

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – A man arrested in a Mason City drug bust, and implicated in a California murder, is planning to plead guilty to federal drug charges. 156 more words