Sunny Balwani, Elizabeth Holmes’ right-hand man at Theranos, has been sentenced to nearly 13 years in prison

Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani, former president and COO of now-defunct blood-testing startup Theranos, has been sentenced to 12 years and 11 months in prison and 3 years of probation. Balwani was convicted in July on all 12 counts of fraud and conspiracy brought against him. His sentencing comes weeks after his former business partner and ex-girlfriend, … Read more

Kris Wu Sentenced to 13-Year Jail Term by China Court for Rape and Group Sex

, the Chinese-Canadian music and acting star, was sentenced to a 13-year jail term by a Chinese court on Friday. He was found guilty of rape and group licentiousness. The court said that he will be deported after serving his sentence, according to state-controlled media. Wu (full name Wu Yifan) was arrested and formally charged … Read more

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes was sentenced to more than 11 years in prison — here’s what we know about her partner,

, the founder of infamous blood-testing startup Theranos, was last week. The development follows Holmes’ four-month trial last year. She was joined by her partner, William “Billy” Evans, in court everyday. The couple share a child and have another on the way, and Evans was central to one of Holmes’ last-ditch efforts to avoid prison … Read more

Reality stars Todd and Julie Chrisley sentenced to combined 19 years in prison for bank fraud, tax evasion

Reality stars Todd and Julie Chrisley received sentences Monday for on charges of bank fraud and tax evasion. He was sentenced to 12 years in prison, plus 16 months on probation. His wife and co-star on Chrisley Knows Best was handed down a sentence of seven years, as well as 16 months of probation. In … Read more

Elizabeth Holmes sentenced to 11 years in prison on fraud charges

Elizabeth Holmes, the former CEO and founder of Theranos, has to just over 11 years in prison for defrauding the investors of her blood testing startup. The sentence comes almost a year after Holmes was on four counts of fraud following a months-long trial. In addition to her 11 year and three-month sentence, Holmes will … Read more

Elizabeth Holmes is denied new trial, will be sentenced on Nov. 18

The disgraced founder of Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes will be sentenced on November 18 after she was found on four counts of defrauding investors in January. Once the youngest self-made female billionaire, Holmes is could face up to twenty years in prison for each of the four counts of fraud. Holmes had delayed sentencing by trying … Read more

Amanda Todd: Dutchman sentenced for fatal cyber-stalking

A Dutchman convicted of sexually extorting a teenage Canadian girl who later took her own life has been sentenced to 13 years in prison. Aydin Coban, 44, will serve his sentence in the Netherlands, prosecutors in British Columbia said. He was convicted in August of child luring, child pornography, extortion and harassment of Amanda Todd. … Read more

‘I’m disgusted’: Victims’ families angry after Parkland shooter sentenced to life in prison

FORT LAUDERDALE — Jurors on Thursday recommended life in prison without parole for Nikolas Cruz, who pleaded guilty to killing 17 people in the 2018 school massacre in Parkland, Florida. Victims’ family members seated in the gallery scowled, shook their heads or held them in their hands as circuit judge Elizabeth Scherer read the recommendation Thursday. The 12-person jury came … Read more

NetWalker ransomware affiliate sentenced to 20 years in prison

A former Canadian government employee has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for his role in a scheme that netted him more than $21 million. Sebastien Vachon-Desjardins, a 34-year-old from Quebec, was sentenced in a Florida court on Tuesday after pleading guilty to charges related to his involvement in the prolific Netwalker (RaaS) operation. … Read more