Friday, April 21, 2006

Friday's Schedule

Kansas City:
  • Jury trial continues for Zachery T. Whitehill, Jaime E. Cook, Bradley L. Lovstad an Monty E. Wanless, indicted in a multi-million dollar telemarketing fraud scheme, at 9 a.m. in Courtroom 7A
  • Luis Aguilar-Mendez will be sentenced at 9 a.m. in Courtroom 8A
  • Kenneth W. Ray will be sentenced at 10 a.m. in Courtroom 7B

Springfield:

All of today's hearings will be in Courtroom 1.

  • Edy Paiz-Esquivel will be sentenced at 9 a.m.
  • Michael D. Evans, change of plea at 10 a.m.
  • Larry James Reynolds will be sentenced at 10:30 a.m.
  • Donald Edward Adams, change of plea at 3:30 p.m.
  • Arthur John Barros, change of plea at 4 p.m.

Thursday, April 20, 2006

Thursday's Schedule

Note: This is not a comprehensive list of today's court activities, but highlights the most newsworthy events.

Kansas City:
  • Jury trial continues for Zachery T. Whitehill, Jaime E. Cook, Bradley L. Lovstad and Monty E. Wanless, indicted for a multi-million dollar telemarketing fraud, at 9 a.m. in Courtroom 7A
  • Vernon David Williams (KCMO), who pled guilty to his role in a mortgage fraud scheme, will be sentenced at 10 a.m. in Courtroom 7C
  • Christopher W. Lamoreaux, indicted for his role in a conspiracy to sell counterfeit, illegally imported andmisbranded Lipitor and other drugs, change of plea at 10:45 a.m. in Courtroom 8C
  • David Neil Brown (Blue Springs, MO), who pled guilty to receiving child porn over the Internet, will be sentenced at 11 a.m. in Courtroom 7C

Grand jury is in session, with returns expected this afternoon.

Jefferson City:

  • Dan Bruce Marcum, indicted for tax fraud, arraignment at 9:30 a.m. in Magistrate Courtroom

Wednesday, April 19, 2006

Robinson trial

The court yesterday granted a trial continuance for John Edward Robinson, who was indicted for kidnapping resulting in the death of a Michigan woman. Robinson's jury trial, in what is expected to be a death penalty case, is now scheduled for May 12, 2008.

Here is our news release announcing Robinson's indictment.

Wednesday's Schedule

Note: This is not a comprehensive list of today's court activities, but highlights the most newsworthy events.

Kansas City:
  • John L. Heavner (Independence, MO), indicted for robbing the Bank of America in Raytown, MO, change of plea at 9:45 a.m. in Courtroom 8C
  • Joseph R. Gabourel (Port Arthur, TX), who pled guilty to attempting to entice a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity, will be sentenced at 1:30 p.m. in Courtroom 8A
  • Tommy Ray Rollins (Grandview, MO), indicted for illegally possessing Molotov Cocktails, change of plea at 1:45 p.m. in Courtroom 7B
  • Nathan J. Brinkle (KCMO) and Jonathan Jennings (Lee's Summit, MO), who pled guilty to a scheme to defraud home buyers and mortgage lenders of more than $6 million, will be sentenced today. Brinkle will be sentenced at 1:30 p.m. and Jennnings at 11 a.m., in Courtroom 8E

Grand jury is in session, with returns expected this afternoon.