Stories tagged: guilty plea
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
Former Trump aide Gates pleads guilty; will cooperate in Russia probe
A former senior adviser to President Donald Trump’s election campaign pleaded guilty Friday to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges, switching from defendant to cooperating witness in the special counsel’s probe …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
Judge rejects man’s bid to withdraw pleas after conviction
A judge has denied a motion to withdraw pleas from a northern Idaho man convicted of killing three people.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Turkish-Iranian gold trader pleads guilty, set to testify
A Turkish-Iranian gold trader will reveal a multibillion dollar conspiracy to help Iran evade U.S. sanctions at the trial of a Turkish banker in a case that prosecutors say has …
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 2:38 p.m.
Leader of Tacoma drug trafficking ring pleads guilty
The leader of a drug trafficking ring who continued to run the operation after fleeing to Mexico has pleaded guilty.
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 2:56 p.m.
California woman pleads guilty to counterfeiting in Montana
A 38-year-old California woman has pleaded guilty to making and passing $100 bills in Montana, defrauding businesses throughout the state of about $45,000.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Bergdahl: Trump has reaffirmed criticism, tainting case
Bowe Bergdahl made a last-minute argument Tuesday that President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his criticism of the soldier – preventing him from receiving a fair sentence on charges he endangered …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 3:22 p.m.
Army schedules hearing to consider Bergdahl guilty plea
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will appear before a judge next week to enter an expected guilty plea to charges that he endangered comrades by walking off his remote post in …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 10:04 p.m.
Man pleads guilty in crash that killed 3 German bikers
CODY, Wyo. – A man who crashed his pickup into a group of German motorcyclists heading to Yellowstone National Park, killing three, has pleaded guilty to three misdemeanor counts of …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 4:04 p.m.
Navy officer pleads guilty in growing bribery case
A Navy lieutenant commander on Thursday admitted to providing inside information to a Malaysian defense contractor nicknamed “Fat Leonard” whose ship supply company overbilled the maritime branch by at least …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 3:08 p.m.
Minnesota sect leader admits sexually assaulting two girls in ‘Maidens Group’
The leader of an isolated religious sect in Minnesota with ties to Spokane pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexually assaulting two teenage girls who were members of his community.
Thu., July 14, 2016, 9:54 p.m.
Oil company to plead guilty to criminal charges over spill
An oil company has agreed to plead guilty to two criminal charges and pay a $100,000 fine for a 2011 spill in northwestern Montana, but its attorneys urged a judge …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 4:34 p.m.
North Carolina man pleads guilty in Oregon refuge case
A man who traveled across the country to participate in the armed occupation of an Oregon wildlife refuge has pleaded guilty to a federal conspiracy charge.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
Washington trucker pleads guilty in fatal wreck in Kentucky
A Washington tractor-trailer driver has pleaded guilty in a crash that killed one person in Kentucky in May 2015.
Mon., June 13, 2016, 6:15 p.m.
Woman pleads guilty to defacing rocks at 7 national parks
A San Diego woman who painted and drew on treasured natural rock formations at national parks across the West and shared her work on social media has pleaded guilty to …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 3:46 p.m.
Idaho man charged after Syrian refugee is struck
An Idaho man has pleaded not guilty to two felony counts of malicious harassment after authorities say he struck a teenage Syrian refugee.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 1:58 p.m.
Refuge occupier Eric Lee Flores pleads guilty to conspiracy
A young member of the group that occupied a national wildlife refuge in Oregon has accepted a plea deal that might keep him out of prison.
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015
Suspects in oilfield-related killings expected to plead guilty
The man federal investigators say ordered the killing of two North Dakota oilfield associates, including a South Hill businessman in 2013, will plead guilty to charges about two weeks before …
Thu., Sept. 24, 2015, 5:14 p.m.
Henrikson to plead guilty in Carlile murder-for-hire case
The man investigators say ordered the murder of Doug Carlile in his South Hill home in December 2013 is scheduled to plead guilty to charges Friday morning, according to court …
Tue., Oct. 15, 2013, 1:01 p.m.
Ferry County man pleads guilty to murdering stepfather
A Ferry County man pleaded guilty Friday to beating and strangling his stepfather to death with a tire iron while his frightened ex-girlfriend hid nearby.
Thu., Aug. 1, 2013, 12:48 p.m.
Ariel Castro sentenced to life in prison without parole
CLEVELAND — The man convicted of holding three women captive in a house he turned into a prison and raping them repeatedly for a decade was sentenced Thursday to life …
Fri., July 26, 2013, 8:13 a.m.
Ariel Castro agrees to plea in Ohio kidnap case
CLEVELAND — The Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive in his home for about a decade agreed to plead guilty Friday in a deal to avoid the death …
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2013, 9:34 a.m.
Soldier accused in killings pleads guilty
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. — US soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan civilians pleads guilty to multiple murder charges.
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2012, 2:15 p.m.
Man guilty of baiting bears at Wash. cabin
OKANOGAN, Wash. — Authorities say a Washington man has pleaded guilty to using doughnuts and food scraps to draw bears close to his cabin so he and others could shoot …
UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2012, 7:41 p.m.
Leaf pleads guilty to stealing painkillers
GREAT FALLS, Mont. — Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has pleaded guilty to charges that he broke into a house and possessed prescription painkillers.
Sat., Aug. 20, 2011
Ex-Kootenai clerk pleads guilty
A former Kootenai County deputy clerk accused of embezzling $139,000 over 10 years pleaded guilty Friday to a single count of grand theft. Sandra Martinson, 62, retired in November from …
Wed., March 31, 2010, 8:46 a.m.
Man pleads to manslaughter in pregnant wife’s death
Sarah Parks’ family badly wants to know how she died. With that in mind, they are supporting a plea agreement that will send her husband Silas Parks to prison for …