Sentencing For January 31, 2014
Nadel and Gussman Rockies, L.L.C., doing business in Tulsa, Oklahoma, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on January 31, 2014, for negligent discharge of oil into waters of the United States. The company was ordered to pay a fine in the amount of $357,500.00; restitution in the amount of $430,500.00; $212,000.00 for community services; and a $125.00 special assessment. The company has also been placed on three years of probation. This case was investigated by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Ory J. Johnson, 36, of Laramie, Wyoming, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal on January 31, 2014, for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute at least 894 grams of methamphetamine. Johnson was arrested in Laramie, Wyoming. He received 60 months imprisonment, to be followed by five years supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $250.00 fine and a $100.00 special assessment. This case was investigated by the Albany County Sheriff’s Office and the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation.