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Russia on the Daily Paywall

Since this blog is anarchist in its editorial methods, if not, usually, in its takes on events, I was happy today to learn about this valuable new attempt at socking it to the Man: 279 more words

Putinism

When a quasi-sick sap sentences a really sick controlled substance seller

Yesterday, I did something out of character–I don’t think I have ever done anything quit like it before. I sentenced a guy in his early fifties to time served plus a life of supervised release even though his criminal history was IV, he sold drugs and probably kept a gun under his sofa. 517 more words

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

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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… 647 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

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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

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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

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