28
Jan
2015
Posted by: In: Celebrities, Entertainment, Music, Sly and the Family Stone, Sly Stone, Sylvester Stewart

Funk legend Sly Stone awarded $5M in royalties case

LOS ANGELES — Funk legend Sly Stone was awarded $5 million on Tuesday in a breach-of-contract suit that claimed his business partners and his own company cheated him out of royalties. A Los Angeles Superior Court jury ruled for the 71-year-old performer in his action against his ex-manager Gerald Goldstein,…
08
Nov
2013
Posted by: In: Calgary crime, Dustin Paxton, news

Judge sets date for dangerous offender ruling in Dustin Paxton case

CALGARY- A judge will decide December 9th whether to declare convicted torturer Dustin Paxton a dangerous offender. Paxton was found guilty in February 2012 of aggravated and sexual assault against his former business partner and roommate. The victim was dumped at a Regina hospital in 2010 near death- badly emaciated,…
07
Feb
2013
Posted by: In: World

Spain king’s relative fails to pay bail in fraud case, court to begin embargoing property

By The Staff The Associated Press Posted February 7, 2013 2:38 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ MADRID – A Spanish court says the king’s son-in-law and his former business partner have failed to…
30
Jan
2013
Posted by: In: World

Spanish judge sets $11.1 million bail for king’s son-in-law in fraud case

MADRID – A Spanish judge on Wednesday set bail at €8.2 million ($11.1 million) for the king’s son-in-law and his former business partner before their possible trial in a corruption case, which has been troubling the monarchy for years. Inaki Urdangarin hasn’t been charged with a crime, but is a…
21
Nov
2012
Posted by: In: World

Spanish prosecutor seeks $10.5 million bail in corruption case involving king’s son-in-law

By The Staff The Associated Press Posted November 21, 2012 5:06 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ MADRID – Spanish prosecutors have asked a judge to set bail at €8.2 million ($10.5 million) for…