Updates in Kentucky Criminal Law

Kentucky Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer Nick Mudd provides updates and information on issues and cases in Kentucky criminal law. BUFFALO, N.Y. — U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Jeylani Bakari, 22, and Aweys Hussein, 20, both of Louisville, KY, were arrested and charged by criminal complaint with carjacking and brandishing firearms in… Read more »

Federal Drug Trafficking Conspiracy Conviction in Eastern Kentucky

LONDON, Ky. – An Ellenwood, Georgia man was convicted late Thursday, by a federal jury sitting in London, of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking.            Following a four-day trial before United States District Judge Robert E. Wier, the jury convicted 36-year-old Quinton Troy Hall of engaging in a… Read more »

Western Kentucky Federal Drug Trafficking Case

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.  – A federal jury convicted a Simpson County man Wednesday of distribution and possession with the intent to distribute a controlled substance and possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking. According to court documents and evidence presented at trial, Donavan Bell, 40, sold greater than five grams of methamphetamine to… Read more »

Updates In Kentucky Federal Criminal Law Federal Cocaine and Kidnapping Case in Kentucky LONDON, Ky. – A Perry County man was convicted on Monday, by a federal jury sitting in London, of conspiracy to distribute 500 grams or more of cocaine, possession of a firearm in furtherance of that conspiracy, possession of a firearm as… Read more »