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Former UFC fighter Josh Grispi sentenced to 5 1/2 years for attack on wife MMA News 

Former UFC fighter Josh Grispi sentenced to 5 1/2 years for attack on wife

Per a press release from the Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office BROCKTON – A former Ultimate Fighting Championship cage fighter has been convicted and sentenced to jail for a violent assault on his wife, Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz has announced. After a five-day trial, a jury deliberated five hours before finding Joshua Grispi (DOB: 10/14/88) of Middleboro,... Read More
No jail time for Julian Wallace, judge says he is ‘person of good character’ MMA News 

No jail time for Julian Wallace, judge says he is ‘person of good character’

No jail time for Julian Wallace, judge says he is ‘person of good character’ Australian mixed martial artist Julian Wallace made headlines earlier this year after having ex-girlfriend Jessy Jess said she was assaulted by him for not bringing home the right dinner. According to the Dailymail.co.uk, ‘Julz the Jackal’ walked free from Newtown Local Court on Wednesday after a magistrate... Read More
From the Cell to the Cage:  The Tell All Story of Travis Creamer Interviews MMA News 

From the Cell to the Cage: The Tell All Story of Travis Creamer

From the Cell to the Cage:  The Tell All Story of Travis Creamer Interview by Adam Crist, write up by Eric Kowal Professional mixed martial artist Travis “Nothing 2 Something” Creamer provides a tell all experience of his life to MyMMANews.com reporter, Adam Crist. Creamer talks about the multiple stints in jail and prison, death of his brother, alcohol abuse,... Read More
Jon Jones Free To Go; Must Attend Courses MMA News 

Jon Jones Free To Go; Must Attend Courses

Jon Jones Free To Go; Must Attend Courses Judge Michael E. Martinez presided over a hearing this morning involving UFC star Jon Jones and his recent stint in a county jail.  The hearing took place at the New Mexico Second Judicial District Court. The judge added several new stipulations to the probation sentence that Jones is already serving from the hit-and-run incident... Read More
Pro MMA fighter, Brett Shoenfelt, jailed after alleged assault on woman MMA News 

Pro MMA fighter, Brett Shoenfelt, jailed after alleged assault on woman

Professional mixed martial artist Brett Shoenfelt (8-6 pro, 6-2 amateur) is currently in Blair County Prison, facing Robbery, Simple Assault, theft and Criminal Mischief charges. Pennsylvania State Police arrested Brett “Showtime” Shoenfelt, 26 after he allegedly assaulted a woman and stole her phone.  They say he was following a woman too closely in his vehicle, trying to force her off the road.... Read More
Darren Towler jailed for drug stash of ecstasy and cocaine MMA News 

Darren Towler jailed for drug stash of ecstasy and cocaine

By Sara Nichol Chronicle Live A mixed martial arts world champion has been jailed after being found with more than 2,000 ecstasy tablets stashed in his car. Cage fighter Darren Towler, who lifted a UCMMA title in 2011, fell from grace when he was caught transporting the class A drug following a meeting with a contact in a Newcastle pub... Read More
Hong-Man Cho gets suspended sentence for fraud – One year in jail MMA News 

Hong-Man Cho gets suspended sentence for fraud – One year in jail

Last year an arrest warrant was issued for Hong-Man Choi, who you may remember as the 7’2″ Korean who once fought famed baseball player Jose Canseco and former Pride heavyweight champ Fedor Emelianenko. Today, Choi was sentenced to one year in jail. “According to the Supreme Prosecutors’ Office, the former traditional Korean wrestling “ssireum” champion allegedly borrowed one million won... Read More
Lavar Johnson jailed after beating girlfriend, staples needed to close wounds MMA News 

Lavar Johnson jailed after beating girlfriend, staples needed to close wounds

News is developing regarding another domestic abuse scandal involving a mixed martial artist.  Allegedly, former UFC and Bellator heavyweight Lavar Johnson was taken into custody August 25 after a warrant had been issued for multiple charges stemming from an alleged assault on August 11. 38-year old Johnson listed on records as 6-4 and 260 pounds remains in the Fresno County... Read More
Nick Diaz does jail time MMA News 

Nick Diaz does jail time

Stockton, California’s “Bad Boy,” Nick Diaz turned himself into the San Joaquin County Jail at 10:11 AM Pacific Time to serve out the rest of a two-day sentence he received for not one, but two DUI offenses.  I must meet his lawyer. Diaz was listed as released by 12 p.m. PT, less than two hours later. Diaz was arrested last... Read More