A piece of the article http://ift.tt/2lRca0s A 19-year-old white man accused of kicking a coat hanger up the rectum of a mentally disabled black teammate received no jail time at his sentencing on Friday. Former high school football player John R. K. Howard entered a so-called Alford plea meaning he maintains his innocence while admitting a judge or jury would likely find him guilty. He was sentenced to probation and community service and his conviction might be entirely dismissed at a…
Liz Whedbee asked the church organist, Michael Frazier, to murder her husband, Michael, so they could be together. Whedbee entered an Alford's Plea. As a result, she received only 1 year in prison for the premeditated murder of Michael. Frazier received only 4 years, being div cited of manslaughter, not 1st degree murder.
Stanley Dishon, 56, kidnapped his then 17 y/o niece on 9-10-99 as she was leaving for school, raped, and strangled her to death. Dishon was going to tell authorities of Dishon molesting her, along with his daughter and stepdaughter. Entering an Alford Plea, Dishon was sentenced to 20 years for the murder.
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Novelist takes a plea in his wife's death, maintaining his innocence
NORMAN, Okla. - Video of an OU football star punching a woman in the face at a Norman restaurant has finally been made public. It's been over two years since OU running back Joe Mixon was suspended for punching Amelia Molitor in a restaurant on Campus Corner. Molitor suffered several broken bones in her face, and Mixon entered an Alford plea to the assault charges.