Author Archives: Bennett Loudon

Covering courts and the legal community in western New York.

Judge denies compassionate release motion


A federal judge has denied a motion from a prison inmate seeking compassionate release because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Jessie McIntyre, 48, is currently housed at Federal Correctional Institution Fort Dix in Fort Dix, N.J. McIntyre pleaded guilty in September ...

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Sentence reduced to time served


A federal judge has shortened the sentence of man convicted of drug trafficking and weapon charges. Defendant Albert Donald was convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and to distribute 50 grams or more of cocaine base and ...

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