What is a Communications Management Unit (CMU)? In 2006 and 2008, the Federal Bureau of Prisons created the Communications Management Units (CMUs), prison units designed to isolate and segregate certain prisoners in the federal prison system. Unlike other prisoners, individuals detained in the CMUs are completely banned from any physical contact with visitors, restricted in interactions with other prisoners, and limited in phone calls with friends and family members.
A Kansas man has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for tax evasion. He has been ordered to pay a fine of $20,000 and $188,097 in restitution. The 52-year-old pleaded guilty to one count of tax evasion and admitted to filing a false joint tax return with his wife. The suspect and his wife allegedly claimed a taxable income of $631,166 and failed to report an additional $185,229 in income. #taxevasioncharge #attorney
George "Machine Gun" Kelly is probably considered one of the most famous "gangsters" from the prohibition era. "Machine Gun" was born George Kelly Barnes on July 18, 1895, to a wealthy family living in Memphis, Tennessee. His nickname came from his favorite weapon, a Thompson submachine gun. Kelly’s most famous crime was the kidnapping of oil tycoon & businessman Charles Urschel in July 1933 for which he, and his gang, earned 200,000 dollars ransom.