Originally Posted by Comrade Crapski
Why is Nakoula Basseley Nakoula still in prison?
Sentenced to a year in jail and three years probation for manufacturing meth. Violated probation in and recieved another year in jail in 2002.
In 2010, pleaded no contest to federal charges of bank fraud--had opened bank accounts using fake names and stolen Social Security numbers, deposited checks from those accounts to withdraw at ATMs. Received 21 months in jail and followed by five years probation, which included not using aliases and not using the Internet without prior approval from his probation officer. In 2012, pleaded guilty to four counts of probation violation and was sentenced to a year in prison and four years of supervised release.