Judge William Skretny

A former probationary Buffalo police officer is going behind bars for growing and selling marijuana.  James Hamilton Senior will do 18 months in a federal prison.

Tonawanda Coke faces sentencing for environmental crime

Mar 19, 2014
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Tonawanda Coke and its owner will be sentenced in federal court. In the preliminary sentencing report U.S. District Judge William Skretny said victims will not be allowed to seek restitution during Wednesday’s sentencing.

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Gun enthusiasts who oppose New York's new gun law are planning to appeal a ruling in federal court this week.

A Dunkirk man has received what could be considered a life sentence for producing and possessing child pornography.

Roger Luczkowiak was given a 70 year prison sentence by US District Judge William Skretny. Luczkowiak is 32 years old.

Skretny claimed that the nature of the pornography and the age of the victims warranted the lengthy sentence.