TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Oct 22, 2018
The convicted former president of Pilot Flying J has asked a federal judge if he can have until after Christmas to begin serving his 12 ½ years in prison for fraud, Knoxnews reports. U.S. District Court Judge Curtis Collier already granted Mark Hazelwood’s request to postpone his reporting to prison until after Thanksgiving, and now his attorneys say in a motion filed last week that it’s only fair to grant him Christmas as well. Hazelwood was convicted in a scheme to rip off small trucking companies of more than $50 million.