Contempt Of Court
Even in prison, convicted fraudster and TV pitchman Kevin Trudeau has something to sell.
A medical supply salesman who left town in the middle of jury duty avoided going to jail when he was sentenced for contempt of court on Tuesday, but he must attend a legal symposium on the jury system as part of his punishment.
A former federal court juror now has his own legal troubles for skipping out on jury duty in the middle of a trial.
The owner of a local medical testing lab was due in court on Thursday to face potential contempt charges for refusing to provide more detailed results of random drug tests on convicted criminals.