Proof that there are bad apples in every basket, EURWEB reports that a judge sentenced a member of gospel music’s Winans family to nearly 14 years in prison Wednesday for an $8 million financial scam that was promoted in church pulpits.
Two of Michael Winans Jr.’s victims spoke in federal court, telling a judge that the scheme to sell Saudi Arabian oil bonds robbed some people of their life savings, caused divorces and fractured many families.
“I want to apologize to everyone. … These were decisions that were negligent and irresponsible,” said Winans, of Jessup, Md.
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Black Men Revealed Recap [PHOTOS]
<strong>Eric Benet</strong>, <strong>Lamman Rucker</strong>, <strong>Q Parker of 112</strong>, <strong>Raheem DaVaughn</strong>, <strong>Jay Cameron</strong> and <strong>Wisdom Martin</strong> were all revealed last night at <strong>Majic 102.3's Black Men Revealed</strong>. Cortney Hicks served as the moderator as these men gave their point-of-view on relationships, sex and everything in between. Jeff Johnson also appeared to give an opening word to the the audience. The president of Eric Benet's fan club gave him a cake in celebration of his birthday. Q Parker wrapped the show up with a performance and Lamman Rucker met with some fans afterwards to do a meet and greet. Check out the photos.