Former nurse sentenced to probation for patient’s medication death | National News

By TRAVIS LOLLER Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Tennessee nurse whose medication error killed a patient was sentenced to three years’ probation Friday as hundreds of health care workers rallied outside the courthouse, warning that criminalizing Such errors will lead to more deaths in hospitals. A state judge sentenced RaDonda Vaught after … Read more

New Yorker Sentenced to Prison for Exotic Cat Trafficking; some were of the same breed that was released on Royal Oak

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – A New York man was sentenced to prison for trafficking exotic African cats, some of which were the same breed as those he escaped from a house in royal oak last weekauthorities said. Cats run away in Royal Oak A Royal Oak Woman five tickets were issued after four African caracal … Read more

Former nurse sentenced to probation for patient’s medication death | National

By TRAVIS LOLLER Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Tennessee nurse whose medication error killed a patient was sentenced to three years’ probation Friday as hundreds of health care workers rallied outside the courthouse, warning that criminalizing Such errors will lead to more deaths in hospitals. A state judge sentenced RaDonda Vaught after … Read more

Former nurse sentenced to probation for patient’s medication death | Health & Fitness

By TRAVIS LOLLER Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Tennessee nurse whose medication error killed a patient was sentenced to three years’ probation Friday as hundreds of health care workers rallied outside the courthouse, warning that criminalizing Such errors will lead to more deaths in hospitals. A state judge sentenced RaDonda Vaught after … Read more

Former tribal leader sentenced in casino bribery case | Health & Fitness

By PHILIP MARCELO-Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — A former Massachusetts Native American tribal leader was convicted Thursday on bribery and extortion charges related to the tribe’s long-planned casino project, federal prosecutors said. But Cedric Cromwell, a former Mashpee Wampanoag leader, was acquitted by the federal jury in Boston on some charges, including one count of … Read more

OC man sentenced for double murder in case he provoked DA Todd Spitzer’s racist comments

know about OC man sentenced for double murder in case he provoked DA Todd Spitzer’s racist comments An Orange County man was convicted Tuesday of murder for fatally shooting a man and woman inside a Newport Beach condominium, allegedly due to jealousy over an ex-girlfriend. Jamon Buggs, 47, stared ahead as a jury found him … Read more

Cameroonian citizen sentenced for conspiracy to buy pets online | USAO-WDPA

WASHINGTON – A Cameroonian citizen was sentenced today to 21 months in prison and two years of supervised release for his role in a scheme to trick American consumers into paying fees for pets that were never delivered and for using the COVID-19 crisis as an excuse to extract higher fees from victims. “The Justice … Read more

Cameroonian citizen sentenced for conspiracy to buy pets online | takeover bid

A Cameroonian citizen was sentenced today to 21 months in prison and two years of supervised release for his role in a scheme to trick American consumers into paying fees for pets that were never delivered and for using the COVID-19 crisis as a excuse to get more money. victims’ fees. “The Justice Department will … Read more

Coral Springs woman sentenced to federal prison for insurance fraud • Coral Springs Talk

By Kevin Deutsch A Coral Springs woman was sentenced to 30 months in federal prison this week and was ordered to pay nearly $500,000 in restitution following his wire fraud conviction, prosecutors said. Between May 2011 and September 2016, Maria Caceres, 56, of Ramblewood East Condominiums, prepared and submitted 30 fraudulent insurance claims to Seven … Read more

Two South African men sentenced to life in prison for raping a lesbian 

PRETORIA, South Africa — Wednesday’s sentencing of two men for raping a 19-year-old lesbian in 2020 has sparked mixed reactions among South African LGBTQ+ rights groups. The sentence against Getwin Moloto, 30, and Lebohang Makola, 35, handed down by the Atteridgeville Regional Court in Pretoria, will see both serve a life sentence each. “On the … Read more

Man sentenced to 39 years for 3 DC ‘home invasion’ violations

Earline Budd and Jeri Hughes, longtime local transgender advocates who have served for more than a decade on the DC Department of Corrections’ Transgender Advisory and Transgender Housing committees, say they have witnessed firsthand what they believe it is the DC Jail’s role in leading the nation in its policies to support transgender inmates. The … Read more

Two South Africans sentenced to life in prison for raping a lesbian

So-called conversion therapy is something that is still widely practiced in South Africa, affecting the well-being of the LGBTQ community in the process. Over the years, families, schools, religious sects, and peer groups have used each other to try to convert those who identify as part of the LGBTQ community to fit the heterosexual narrative … Read more

Senior Leader of No-Fault Auto Insurance Massive Bribery Scheme Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison | USAO-SDNY

Damian Williams, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, today announced that JELANI WRAY, a top leader in a conspiracy in which he and his accomplices bribed 911 operators, medical personnel and police officers to obtain sensitive information of tens of thousands of car accident victims, was sentenced today to 84 … Read more

Ohio dance teacher who admitted to raping students sentenced to 15 years in prison

CUYAHOGA COUNTY, Ohio (WOIO) – A Cuyahoga County dance teacher who confessed to sexually assaulting his former students will spend the next 15 years of his life in jail. 19 Investigator Kelly Kennedy broke this story in 2020 and helped expose the teacher’s crimes even before he was indicted. It was the courage of a … Read more

Wilton Insurance Company CFO Sentenced to Prison for $33 Million Scheme

WILTON — The chief financial officer of a Connecticut insurance company has been sentenced in a $33 million scheme to steal customers’ health care funds, according to New York prosecutors. Erin Verespy, 50, of Trumbull, was sentenced to 66 months in prison Monday for her role in a widespread scheme to misappropriate funds and defraud … Read more