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  1. Ex-W.Va. judge reports to Florida prisonRead the original story

    18 min ago | The Intelligencer

    The Charleston Daily Mail reports ex-Mingo County Circuit Judge Michael Thornsbury reported Tuesday to the minimum-security Federal Prison Camp Pensacola.

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  2. 70-year-old Lumberton man sentenced to 17 years in federal prison on drug chargesRead the original story

    22 min ago | The Mississippi Press

    The Hattiesburg American reports Warren Lewis was sentenced Tuesday to nearly 17 years in prison by U.S. District Court Judge Keith Starrett.

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  3. Jason Neff was arrested in 2011 in Jackson, Missouri, and remains in custody pending sentencing.Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Dam Station

    An Omaha man faces up to five years in federal prison after pleading guilty to computer-related conspiracy and retaliation counts related to a "swatting'' ring that made hoax 911 calls.

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  4. Houston Man Guilty of Beaumont Bank RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KBMT

    A Houston man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Beaumont bank. The guilty plea was announced Wednesday by U.S. Attorney John M. Bales.

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  5. 11th Circuit OKs $67M verdict against bank in case linked to ex-law firm chief's $1.2B fraudRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ABA Journal

    A federal appeals court in Atlanta on Tuesday affirmed a $67 million jury award to investors fleeced by now-disbarred attorney Scott Rothstein.

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  6. Medical marijuana in Oregon: James Bowman, raided by feds in 2012, growing medical pot again in southern Oregon Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

    In 2012, James Bowman was the largest medical marijuana producer in Oregon, his lush plants dotting acres of land in the Applegate Valley.

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  7. Member of 'swatting' ring pleads guilty in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KMIZ

    Prosecutors in Dallas say a member of a "swatting" ring that made hoax 911 calls has pleaded guilty to computer-related conspiracy and retaliation counts.

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  8. Five Sentenced in Stolen Vehicle, ID Theft, Fraud ConspiracyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    The court also ordered Thompson to pay $45,012 in restitution. Co-defendants Christopher Lee Curd, 29, and his brother Robert Alva Curd, 30, both of Kansas City, MO, Roberta Anne Welty, 28, of Blue Springs, MO, and Brandi Nicole Neely, 32, of Arnold, MO, were also sentenced.

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  9. Serial bank robber gets 20 years in federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lansing State Journal

    An unemployed Washington state restaurant worker has been sentenced to two decades in federal prison for robbing banks in Illinois, Michigan and Wyoming.

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  10. Bogus 911 Calls Land Omaha Man In Federal PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXKT-FM Omaha

    An Omaha man faces up to five years in federal prison after pleading guilty to computer-related conspiracy and retaliation counts related to a "swatting'' ring that made hoax 911 calls.

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  11. Interlachen man given 7 years for child pornRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    Franklin King was sentenced Tuesday to 7 years and 6 months in federal prison for receiving child pornography over the Internet.

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  12. Texan pleads guilty to mail fraud over mortgagesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    Marcus Brian Curry of Allen pleaded guilty Tuesday to mail fraud. Curry faces up to 20 years in federal prison during sentencing in Sherman.

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  13. Sticky-Fingered Boss Gets 9 YearsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    The former president of Advanced Materials Inc. was sentenced Tuesday to 9 years in federal prison for inflating the company's earnings to get more loans.

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  14. Ex-WV Judge Reports To Florida PrisonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A former West Virginia judge has reported to a Florida prison to serve his sentence for a corruption conviction.

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  15. Softening of drug-offender sentencing the right way to goRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

    The nation's retreat from a maniacal and misguided mission to arrest and imprison our way out of our illegal drug problem has taken another important step.

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  16. Shady Cove man faces prison in illegal poaching caseRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune

    A Shady Cove man faces up to 31/2 years in federal prison for helping poachers in Colorado and Utah illegally kill bobcats and cougars, some of which were caged, ensnared and even maimed to make it easier for his clients to kill them.

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  17. Restaurateur freed because his gunpoint extortion attempt failedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New York Post

    Frank DiMattina was accused of extortion, but since his attempt failed, the restauranter never committed the crime, his attorneys said.

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  18. Former Military Sealift Command official gets 8 years for bribesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    A former manager with the Navy's Military Sealift Command was sentenced Tuesday to eight years in federal prison for accepting bribes in exchange for steering government contracts to two Chesapeake companies.

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  19. Home Health Agency Owner Sentenced to Nearly Five Years for Bilking Medicare of $5 MillionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    A registered nurse who operated GreatCare Home Health, Inc., a home health agency based in the Westlake district of Los Angeles, has been sentenced to 57 months in federal prison for orchestrating a $5 million Medicare fraud scheme involving kickbacks to doctors and patients who did not qualify for in-home health services provided by GreatCare.

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  20. Officer admits running checks on known stolen IDsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

    A former New Hampshire police officer has pleaded guilty to running criminal records checks on stolen identities for someone who was the target of a drug-related investigation.

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