Judge Sends Mel Reynolds To Prison To Await TrialFormer congressman Mel Reynolds has been sent to prison by a federal judge for failing to fulfill the requirements for electronic monitoring.
Mel Reynolds Ordered To Find Housing, Home Detention ExpectedFormer Congressman Mel Reynolds was due back federal court in Chicago Thursday afternoon on misdemeanor tax charges, and he told WBBM he wouldn't be surprised if he ended up in jail afterward.
Mel Reynolds Arrested In AtlantaFormer U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds was arrested Monday in Atlanta on an outstanding warrant.
Former Congressman Mel Reynolds Defies Judge's Order To Return From AfricaAlready facing misdemeanor tax charges, former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds could be in more legal trouble, after failing to return to Chicago from Africa on Thursday.
Federal Judge OK's Residency Plan For Mel Reynolds During Legal ProceedingsAs he faces tax charges, the former congressman has no home and had to scramble to find housing that met restrictions on him because of a 1995 statutory-rape conviction.
Mel Reynolds Pleads Not Guilty To Tax ChargesFormer congressman Mel Reynolds pleaded not guilty to tax evasion charges at a federal court hearing on Thursday.
Former Congressman Reynolds Doesn't Show Up For Arraignment On Tax ChargesA former U.S. congressman has failed to appear at a scheduled arraignment to enter a plea on federal tax charges.
Former Congressman Mel Reynolds Indicted On Tax ChargesFormer Congressman Mel Reynolds has run afoul of the law again, accused of failing to file federal tax returns for four years.
Mel Reynolds, In Hiding, Complains Media Ran With Trumped-Up African Porn Charges Disgraced former Congressman Mel Reynolds says he is in hiding in South Africa following his deportation from Zimbabwe, where he says authorities trumped up pornography charges against him.
Former Congressman Reynolds Deported From ZimbabweLawyers for former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds say he was deported to the U.S. after a paying a fine for violating Zimbabwe's immigration laws.
Reynolds' Porn Charge Dismissed In Zimbabwe; Guilty Plea On Immigration ViolationA Zimbabwean magistrate on Friday dismissed charges against former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds of possessing pornography, and he was ordered to pay a fine or face jail time after pleading guilty to charges of violating the country's immigration laws.
No Plea Yet For Reynolds On Immigration Charge In ZimbabweThe lawyer for former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds said Thursday his client needed more time to understand the "essential elements" of the charges he faces after he failed to enter a plea on charges of violating immigration law.