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Former Deputy sentenced for connection in FBI drug sting

ALBANY, N.Y. –  A former Saratoga County Deputy Sheriff who accepted money to transport what he believed was cocaine, was sentenced on Thursday.

Charles Fuller, 46, was sentenced to five years in federal prison. 130 more words


Judge Kopf on Mandatory Minimums

At his blog Hercules and the Umpire, Richard G. Kopf, a judge on the U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska, has a fascinating post on mandatory minimum sentences… 646 more words

Criminal Law/Policy

Sentencing delayed in Amber Alert sex case

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Sentencing has been delayed for a man convicted of taking a girl from southeast Alabama to Tennessee and Ohio for sex. 121 more words


Former Gettysburg attorney sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for stealing $6 million from clients

HARRISBURG, PA (WPMT) A federal judge sentences former Gettysburg attorney Wendy Weikal-Beauchat, 46, to 15 years in prison for defrauding clients of over $6 million.  Judge John E. 159 more words


Bilyeu sentenced to 10 years behind bars

KIMT News 3 – A judge sentenced Bradley Bilyeu to ten years behind bars after a plea agreement to lesser charges.

25-year-old, Bilyeu pled guilty to lesser charges of robbery in the second-degree, a class C felony and assault with intent to commit a serious injury, an aggravated assault. 88 more words


Head Of Butler Co. Prescription Drug Ring Sentenced To 24 Years

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The head of what prosecutors say was one of the biggest prescription drug rings in Beaver County has been sentenced to 24 years in federal prison. 144 more words


Criminal Sentencing in Ireland

Judges lack proper sentencing guidance for punishment of crime

In our criminal justice system, sentencing is one of the issues that bring about the most controversy and public outcry. 1,742 more words