“This is based on your abuse of a position of trust and authority, and also the particular cruelty shown to George Floyd," the sentencing judge said.
A judge reversed Gregory Fields' six-month sentence on Monday, but his lawyer says similarly disproportionate sentences are nothing unusual.
He was sitting in his own apartment, watching TV and eating ice cream.
Judge Aaron Persky needs help paying off $135,000 by Dec. 31.
In 2014, British farmer Anthony Clarkson was busted by “egg standard inspectors” for selling barn eggs as “free-range,” and convicted of fraud. He will now be serving more time than a serial rapist.
He may be out of jail in as little as three months, but the convict swimmer can stop dreaming of Team USA.
A friend said PC culture is to blame for the fallout of Brock Turner raping an unconscious woman behind a dumpster, while his dad complained he doesn't like ribeye steak anymore.
This morning, Jon Jones appeared before a judge and was a granted conditional discharge with no jail time.
Five years after the brutal murder of Travis Alexander, and two years after the beginning of one of the most tabloid-friendly trials in recent years, Arias was finally sentenced in an Arizona courtroom.
The comedian Dieudonné received a two-month suspended jail term and a hefty fine for a Facebook status posted in the wake of the attacks that left 17 dead in Paris.