Prenda Law Partner Cops a Plea – IOTW Report

Prenda Law Partner Cops a Plea

In order to avoid more serious federal charges and jail time, John Steele, one of the senior members of Prenda Law has plead guilt to “conspiracy to commit mail fraud and wire fraud, and conspiracy to launder money.”

Mr. Steele is expected get 8 to 10 years, and to testify against his law partner Paul Hansmeier, who denies any wrong doing.

You’ll remember  Prenda Law–  they went around putting out honey traps for porn watchers and then threatened to expose them if they didn’t pay up on their bogus copyright claims.

They’ve admitted to making $6 million on the blackmail scheme.


8 Comments on Prenda Law Partner Cops a Plea

  1. I can think of some other scam lawyers who should be in jail.
    I won’t mention names but their initials are Hillary Clinton and Barrak Obama.

  2. So government lawyers are insisting that making shite up, then suing plebes for millions of dollars because you insist they’ve violated what you just made up, is wrong? A crime, even? Where’s the “Stop! I’m gonna pee!” baby?

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