Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin facing 20 years for corruption

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin is facing a tough 20 years or more prison sentence if federal prosecutors get their way. Assistant U.S. Attorney Matthew Coman wrote a harsh 43 page brief to the court that states in part that Nagin showed “no remorse” and “willfully” perjured himself multiple times during his federal corruption […]

Florida prosecutor wants to send Marissa Alexander back to prison for 20 years

Marissa Alexander, the Florida woman who fired a warning shot at her abusive ex-husband and was sentenced to 20 years in prison, is in real danger of going back to serve the balance of sentence after being granted bail for a new trial. Florida State Attorney Angela Corey filed a motion Monday to revoke Alexander’s […]