July 20, 2024

Schiff: Judge Should Consider Trump’s Rhetoric During Sentencing

Representative Adam Schiff (D-CA) said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union” that New York Judge Juan Merchan should consider former President Donald Trump’s comments about being jailed while sentencing. Sunday on Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends Weekend,” Trump said, “I think it would be tough for the public to take, you know at

Judge Merchan Delays Trump Sentencing Until September

Justin Lane/Getty Images Judge Juan Merchan, who oversaw former President Donald Trump’s business records trial, delayed sentencing for the former president until September. In a letter on Tuesday, Merchan wrote that Trump’s sentencing date of July 11, was “vacated,” and rescheduled for September 18, 2024. This came after Trump’s lawyers sent a letter to Merchan

Sam Bankman-Fried says 63 to 78 months should guide sentencing for FTX fraud

Lawyers for Sam Bankman-Fried told a US judge on Tuesday that a sentence ranging from 63 to 78 months would be an appropriate punishment for the FTX founder’s conviction for stealing $8 billion from customers of the bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange. The lawyers for the jailed former billionaire, who turns 32 next week, made the request to US District Judge […]

Carter Page Wants A Say At Sentencing Of Ex-FBI Lawyer Involved In FISA Abuse

Former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page hopes to speak at the upcoming sentencing for the former FBI lawyer who altered an email about him during the Crossfire Hurricane probe.  Page is also seeking restitution due to what he calls “malicious and intentional” crimes carried out by Clinesmith.  Clinesmith pleaded guilty on Aug. 19 to altering…

NumbersUSA: Bipartisan Sentencing Reform Bill Will Release Criminal Aliens

The bipartisan sentencing reform push in Congress would cause the premature release of many criminal aliens without a guarantee of deportation, according to NumbersUSA. The immigration reduction group predicts that legislation the House and Senate is considering will disproportionately benefit criminal aliens and represents a “Trojan Horse Amnesty” for their release. “Both the House and […]