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  1. Member of Hacking Group Sentenced to Federal Prison for Intrusions...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Holtville Tribune

    A member of the SwaggSec hacking group was sentenced today to three years in federal prison for participating in a series of computer attacks that compromised computer systems at DirecTV, Farmers Insurance and the Los Angeles Department of Public Works. Mario Patrick Chuisano, 32, of Staten Island, New York, who used the online monikers "fame" and "infam0us," was sentenced this morning in Los Angeles by United States District Judge S. James Otero.

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  2. Former California prison inmate sentenced in Missouri to 42 years for ...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    A former California prison inmate, who was sent to prison following his conviction on state sex offenses, was sentenced in federal court Thursday to 42 years for using a smuggled cell phone to distribute child pornography while serving time. This sentence resulted from an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations , and the California State Prison security office.

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  3. Man caught with ton of meth given 27+ years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    DALLAS - A Mesquite man was sentenced to 27-and-a-half years in federal prison Friday after he was busted with nearly a ton of methamphetamine inside his home in April 2014. The DEA said the operation was one of the largest meth seizures in U.S. history.

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  4. Navajo man pleads guilty to manslaughter in traffic deathRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Navajo Times

    Almundo Cruz Singer faces up to 8 years in federal prison when he's sentenced. The 27-year-old from Tseyatoh , N.M., pleaded guilty in U. .

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  5. Allentown man gets 14 years for Connecticut jewelry store heistRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    William Davis escaped from a state correctional facility twice in early 2013 while serving a sentence for forgery and theft. It was during those flights that the 27-year-old Allentown man took part in a pair of armed robberies, kidnapping the employees of two jewelry stores and forcing them at gunpoint to open vaults so his crew could make off with millions of dollars worth of diamonds and watches.

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  6. Man sentenced to prison for sexual exploitation of minorsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    A Villa Grove man who posed as a teen-age boy to sexually exploit minors has been sentenced to 17 1/2 years in federal prison. On Friday, U.S. District Court Judge Colin S. Bruce sentenced David E. Auteberry, 54, whose last known address was in a motel in Arcola, for sexual exploitation of minors.

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  7. 25-year prison sentence for man who tried to lure teen into having sexRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    A Tennessee man who tried to lure a Champaign teen into a sexual relationship in 2012 has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison. U.S. District Judge Sue Myerscough sentenced Joseph Cain Harrison, 38, of LaVergne, a suburb of Nashville, Friday in Springfield.

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  8. Famed Author Speaks of Prison at UCSBRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Edhat

    Piper Kerman, author of the infamous book turned Netflix show Orange is the New Black , spoke at UCSB's Campbell Hall on Wednesday evening. It's been a while since I've stepped foot on campus, but after seeing the event listing on edhat, I was too curious not to attend.

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  9. $54M Dixon theft now subject of college coursesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    It was one of the worst abuses of public trust in Illinois' corruption-rich history. Now, a former bookkeeper's theft of nearly $54 million from the city of Dixon is the subject of several college courses.

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  10. Facebook child predator sentenced to 40 years in federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    U.S. District Judge James D. Whittemore sentenced a Tarpon Springs man to 40 years in federal prison for the production, receipt, and distribution of child pornography, according to an April 17 media release from the U.S. Attorney's Office, Middle District of Florida. Melvin Barber Bridgers, III, 34, formerly of Greenville, North Carolina, also was ordered to forfeit cellular telephones and computers that he had used to commit the offenses.

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  11. 'Real Housewives Of New Jersey' Stars Losing Their MansionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Two "Real Housewives of New Jersey" stars who have had trouble with the law lately will soon lose their mansion to foreclosure. Two " Real Housewives of New Jersey" stars who have had trouble with the law lately will soon lose their mansion to foreclosure.

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  12. Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre to Present Hold These Truths Through May 3rdRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre concludes its 2014-2015 American Melting Pot-themed season with HOLD THESE TRUTHS, The Journey of Gordon Hirabayashi, by Jeanne Sakata . The solo play stars Blake Kushi in a tour de force performance as Gordon Hirabayashi and multiple other roles.

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  13. Kansas City Man Sentenced for Raytown Burger King RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    Rice was sentenced as a career offender due to his three prior convictions in state court for robbery and the federal conviction for bank robbery. On Dec. 18, 2014, Rice pleaded guilty to the robbery of a Burger King restaurant in Raytown, Mo.

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  14. Two Kansas City Men Sentenced for Meth ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    Piggott was sentenced today to 20 years in federal prison without parole. Cooper was sentenced on Thursday, April 16, 2015, to 16 years and eight months in federal prison without parole.

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  15. Obama's Earth Day trek to Fla. to highlight climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WAOW

    The body of a Plover woman was pulled from Lake Pacawa Friday night, but it is not clear how she died. The body of a Plover woman was pulled from Lake Pacawa Friday night, but it is not clear how she died.

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    11 hrs ago | KSNT-TV Topeka

    An update on our continuing investigation into the bomb plot on Fort Riley. Topekan Alexander Blair has been accused as an accomplice in the Thousands will gather in Oklahoma City this weekend to remember one of the darkest moments in our nation's history, the bombing of the Murrah Federal Court Building.

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  17. Milwaukee man Sentenced for Trafficking pot via 3 McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WSAW

    A Wisconsin man has been sentenced to nine years in federal prison for running a large-scale marijuana trafficking ring through his three McDonald's restaurants. Prosecutors say 40-year-old Edward G. Patterson, of Whitefish Bay, recruited his employees into the conspiracy and tried from jail to hire someone to kill informants who helped agents make the case against him.

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  18. Wisconsin man sentenced for trafficking pot via 3 McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    A Wisconsin man has been sentenced to nine years in federal prison for running a large-scale marijuana trafficking ring through his three McDonald's restaurants. Prosecutors say 40-year-old Edward G. Patterson, of Whitefish Bay, recruited his employees into the conspiracy and tried from jail to hire someone to kill informants who helped agents make the case against him, a point which Patterson disputes.

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  19. Three sentenced to prison for roles in theft ringRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  20. Father Indicted For Lying About Sons Escape To MexicoRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    Western District of Texas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PAO DARYL FIELDS FEDERAL GRAND JURY INDICTS FATHER FOR LYING TO FBI ABOUT HELPING FUGITIVE SON ESCAPE TO MEXICO In El Paso this afternoon, a federal grand jury returned an indictment charging 53-year-old Victor Manuel Solis, a legal permanent resident living in Lancaster, CA, with making a false statement to El Paso FBI agents concerning an ongoing investigation and search for his fugitive son, former Los Angeles Police officer Henry Solis. That announcement was made today by Acting United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., and Special Agent in Charge Douglas E. Lindquist of the FBI's El Paso Division.

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