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Good Guys Arsonist Sentenced to 30 Years

Vasile Graure, the man convicted of setting fire to Glover Park strip club Good Guys in 2007, was sentenced to 30 years in prison yesterday. I covered Graure's trial in-depth last year.
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Good Guys Arsonist to Be Sentenced Tomorrow

Vasile Graure, the Arizona truck driver convicted of setting fire to Glover Park strip club Good Guys in 2007, will be sentenced tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. The sentencing has been postponed several times already this year. Maybe tomorrow, we'll finally get it over with.
On November 20, 2008, Graure was convicted of the following [...]

Nevermind About That Good Guys Sentencing

The U.S. Attorney's Office informs me that today's sentencing of Vasile Graure—the man convicted of setting fire to Glover Park strip club Good Guys—has been continued until March 20. This is the second continuance for Graure—his original sentencing date was set for January 13.

Good Guys Arsonist to be Sentenced Today

Vasile Graure,the 38-year-old Arizona truck driver convicted of setting fire to Glover Park strip club Good Guys last year, will be sentenced today by Judge Robert I. Richter. As I reported in November, Graure was convicted on thirteen counts—including assault with intent to kill, assault with a dangerous weapon, arson, and mayhem. At that time, [...]

Last Week’s Most Popular Blog Posts: Virgin Vampire Edition

The week in the Sexist:
1. Good Guys Trial: What Graure Could Face
2. In Defense of Abstinence-Only Vampirism
3. Capitol Pill: Rite Aid
4. Pro-Choice? Would You Perform an Abortion?
5. Sarah Palin Thanksgiving Video Corner

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Good Guys Trial: What Graure Could Face

Yesterday, Vasile Graure was convicted on thirteen counts—including assault with intent to kill, assault with a dangerous weapon, arson, and mayhem—in connection with the fire that ravaged Glover Park strip club Good Guys last year. A sentencing hearing in the case won't be held until Jan. 13 of next year, but the U.S. Attorney's Office [...]

Good Guys Trial: Graure Found Guilty

The jury returned its verdict today in the trial of Vasile Graure, the truck driver accused of setting fire to Glover Park strip club Good Guys last year. Graure was convicted of the following charges:
- Three counts of assault with intent to kill while armed
- Four counts of assault with a dangerous weapon
- One count [...]

Good Guys Trial: The Jury Deliberates

The jury in the trial of Vasile Graure began its deliberations today at 3 p.m. Fifteen jurors, four women and 11 men, sat through the trial. Today, three were dismissed, but held on call in case another juror is forced to drop out in the middle of deliberation. The now-12 member jury—ten male, two female—must [...]

Good Guys Trial: The Defense Closes

Defense attorney Premal Dharia made a closing argument this morning in the case against her client, Vasile Graure. Dharia characterized the prosecution's case a "story."
"That's all it is, ladies and gentleman," she said. "A story. . . . bits and pieces of information cobbled together with a lot of assumptions." Dharia referred to Graure as [...]

Good Guys Trial: The Prosecution Closes

Prosecutors delivered their closing arguments this morning in the case against Vasile Graure, a truck driver accused of setting fire to Glover Park strip club Good Guys last year. Graure is charged with seven counts of assault with intent to kill, one count of arson, two of burglary, and one of mayhem.
"Don't play with fire," [...]

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