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Ex-Green Berets sentenced to 20 years in prison for attacking Venezuela

A Venezuelan court sentenced two former US special forces soldiers to 20 years in prison for participating in a flawed beach attack aimed at overthrowing President Nicolás Maduro. Former Green Berets lawyers Luke Denman and Airan Berry said they were banned from secret prison trial on Friday night for violating their constitutional rights to defense. Maduro’s attorney general announced the …

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China sentenced fourth Canadian to death on drug charge

China has sentenced a fourth Canadian citizen to death on drug charges in less than two years after ties fell sharply over the arrest of an executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei. Ye Jianhui was sentenced by the Foshan Municipal Intermediate Court in southern Guangdong province on Friday. The court said in a short statement that they were found guilty …

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Ex-Googler Levandowski is sentenced to 18 months in prison for stealing business secrets

Enlarge /. Anthony Levandowski arrives for a court visit to the Phillip Burton Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse in San Francisco, California on November 13, 2019. Getty Images | Justin Sullivan Former Google engineer Anthony Levandowski was sentenced to 18 months in prison yesterday after pleading guilty to stealing a confidential document related to Google’s self-driving technology in March. Levandowski’s …

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Ex-Waymo engineer Levandowski sentenced to 18 months in prison

In mid-March this year, Levandowski agreed to plead guilty of stealing material from Google to help solve other lawsuits. He apologized to his former colleagues in a statement: “The past three and a half years have forced me to deal with what I have done. I would like to take this time to apologize to my colleagues at Google for …

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Former Google manager Anthony Levandowski was sentenced to 18 months in prison for stealing self-driving car secrets

Controversial engineer Anthony Levandowski, who worked for the Google division that was to become Waymo before founding Otto and selling it to Uber, was sentenced to 18 months in prison for theft of business secrets during his various stays in the self-driving industry. His conviction concludes the book on a multi-year legal saga that stems from Levandowski’s highly aspiring and …

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Anthony Levandowski was sentenced to 18 months in prison for filing a new $ 4 billion lawsuit against Uber – TechCrunch

Anthony Levandowski, who former Google Engineer and serial entrepreneur who was at the center of a legal dispute between Over and Waymo was sentenced to 18 months in prison for stealing business secrets. Judge Alsup said that the house arrest “[give] a green light for any future brilliant engineer to steal business secrets. Prison time is the answer. “ During …

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The Samoan chief in New Zealand was sentenced to 11 years in prison for slavery, but experts say he is only the tip of the iceberg

They were told they would leave Samoa – a small island nation in the South Pacific – for their larger neighbor, a country with about 25 times the population. They would work there and send the money home to their loved ones. Most worked long hours picking fruit from orchards, but they didn’t get the money they deserved. Instead, it …

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Former Nazi concentration camp guard, 93, sentenced in Germany

A 93-year-old former security guard from the Nazi concentration camp was sentenced in Germany on Thursday for helping to murder more than 5,200 prisoners – but was released from prison with a two-year suspended sentence. Bruno Dey, whose trial started in October, was convicted in a Hamburg court of 5,232 murder cases, the German news agency dpa reported – or …

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Bruno D, former Nazi concentration camp guard, sentenced in Germany

The 93-year-old man, who was identified as Bruno D, was charged with 5,230 murder cases during his time as an SS security guard in the Stutthof concentration camp from 1944 to 1945. He was found guilty by the Hamburg juvenile court for helping to murder at least 5,232 people. He stood before a juvenile court because he was 17 years …

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