Prison

San Francisco Mayor London Breed (Photo credit: Doug Sovern/KCBS Radio)

Mayor Breed Defends Attempt To Get Brother's Prison Sentence Reduced

San Francisco Mayor London Breed is defending her decision to write a letter to the governor seeking a reduced prison sentence for her half brother who was imprisoned for causing a woman's death and other crimes.
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In this March 6, 2018 file photo, Billy McFarland, the promoter of the failed Fyre Festival in the Bahamas, leaves federal court after pleading guilty to wire fraud charges in New York. A federal judge has given McFarland a six-year prison term. McFarland

Promoter of Failed Fyre Festival Gets 6 Years In Prison

McFarland was sentenced in federal court in Manhattan where he had admitted to defrauding investors of $26 million in the 2017 Fyre Festival and over $100,000 in a fraudulent ticket-selling scheme after his arrest in the scam...
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Bill Cosby arrives for his sentencing hearing at the Montgomery County Courthouse, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Norristown, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Bill Cosby Gets 3 To 10 Years In Prison For Sex Assault

His Hollywood career and good-guy image in ruins, an 81-year-old Bill Cosby was sentenced Tuesday to three to 10 years behind bars for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman, becoming the first celebrity of the #MeToo era to be sent to prison.
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