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Former Panama president’s sentence stands, likely dooming election prospects

Panama’s Supreme Court on Friday rejected the appeal of former President Ricardo Martinelli, who was convicted of money laundering in the media company case, likely keeping him out of this year’s presidential race. The court confirmed Martinelli’s 10-year prison sentence handed down last year and ruled that he is ineligible to run in Panama’s presidential […]

Pakistan Adds 14 Years to Imran Khan’s Decade-Long Prison Sentence

Just one day after former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan took office, declared He was sentenced to 10 years in prison for mishandling classified documents, while another court sentenced him and his wife Bushra Bibi to 14 years in prison for corruption. The new conviction against Khan comes from the Toshahana case, named after the […]

British man receives prison sentence on espionage charges in China

Ian J. Stones, a British businessman who lived in China for many years, was sentenced to five years in prison for espionage in 2022. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin said Stones was found guilty of providing information to “external forces.” The UK government had previously been warned of the risk of detention under China's national […]

Former Jan. 6 committee chair applauds Navarro’s prison sentence

The former chairman of the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol praised the prison sentence for former President Trump's former adviser. “In the days leading up to January 6th, while working as former President Trump's trade adviser, Peter Navarro waived his oath to the Constitution, abused the public's trust, and […]

Prosecutors Seek Six-Month Sentence for Former Trump Adviser Peter Navarro

Federal prosecutors are recommending six months in prison for former President Donald Trump's former White House economic adviser Peter Navarro, who was found guilty of two counts of contempt of Congress. As Breitbart News reported at the time, Navarro said in September that a Washington, D.C., jury “refused to testify before the committee and produce […]

Angel Cabrera one step from playing the Masters on heels of prison sentence

Angel Cabrera will be released from prison in August 2023. A few months later, the PGA Tour reinstated Cabrera, with the former Masters champion looking to return to the field at Augusta National. There's only one thing standing in his way to return to his land: a visa.Augusta National Golf Club Chairman Fred Ridley explained […]

Russia Detains U.S. Citizen on Drug Charges with Possible 20-Year Sentence

A Moscow court announced Tuesday that the Russian government will detain 32-year-old American citizen Robert Romanoff Woodland for at least two months on drug charges, which could result in a sentence of 20 years in prison. Ostankinsky District Court in Moscow Said Woodland was taken into custody on Jan. 5 and will remain in custody […]

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