Tag Archives: Jail

Ghost Ship fire defendants agree to plea deal, to serve less than 10 years in jail

Two men connected to the tragic 2016 Ghost Ship fire in Oakland have reached plea deals with the prosecution and are expected to each serve less than 10 years in jail. According to an email sent by Alameda County District Attorney to the victims’ families, obtained by The East Bay Times, Derick Almena will serve nine

When Nikki Sixx Refused to Write a Letter to Get Out of Japanese Jail

Nikki Sixx briefly declined to write a letter that would have gotten the Motley Crue bassist and his former manager Don McGhee out of jail. It took an assist from one of Japan’s most famous promoters to finally free them. “We played Japan in December of ’87 and took the bullet train from Tokyo to