Archive for February 7th, 2012

Illinois Forex Ponzi Schemers Get Combined Prison Sentences Of Nearly 30 Years; Feds Identify More Than 1,000 Victims Of $17 Million Swindle In Which $1 Million Went To ‘Strip Club And Restaurants’

Illinois Forex Ponzi Schemers Get Combined Prison Sentences Of Nearly 30 Years; Feds Identify More Than 1,000 Victims Of $17 Million Swindle In Which $1 Million Went To 'Strip Club And Restaurants'

Charles G. Martin has been sentenced to 17 years in federal prison — and fellow Forex Ponzi schemer John E. Walsh has been sentenced to more than 12 years — in a case in which investors’ money went to pay for strippers, fine meals, fine hotels, a piano, high-end electronics, artwork, jewelry, flashy cars and […]

Georgia Police Chief Says Foreboding Maps Part Of Nightmarish Encounter With ‘Sovereign Citizen’; See The Video On WSB-TV Channel 2

Georgia Police Chief Says Foreboding Maps Part Of Nightmarish Encounter With 'Sovereign Citizen'; See The Video On WSB-TV Channel 2

The police chief in the small town of Temple, Ga., told WSB-TV that his department’s encounter with a purported “sovereign citizen” issued a traffic ticket in November has turned into a nightmare. Chief Timothy Shaw did not identify the recipient of the ticket, but told the station that a judge has issued a protective order. […]