A self-help author convicted of negligent homicide stood before the families of three people who died following an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony he led and begged for forgiveness. Earlier Friday, the victims' families pleaded to have James Arthur Ray sent to prison for the next nine years to prevent him from harming others.
The families of three people who participated in an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony tearfully pleaded with a judge Friday to give the self-help author convicted in their deaths the maximum sentence.
Attorneys for a self-help author convicted in the deaths of three people following an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony are making their case for probation.
A veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder was on the brink of suicide when he reached out to a self-help author who was in the midst of a criminal trial. Jack Lane didn't expect to hear back from James Arthur Ray, but when he did, he says it saved his life.
A self-help guru was found guilty of three counts of negligent homicide Wednesday in a case that shined a spotlight on a deadly Arizona sweat lodge ceremony that ended in chaos, with participants vomiting, shaking and being dragged outside.
Jurors weighing the fate of a self-help author facing manslaughter charges in an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony that left three dead began deliberations Tuesday but adjourned for the night without reaching a verdict.
One of two companies planning to build major natural gas pipelines in Alaska has dropped its bid, saying Tuesday that it didn't secure the support necessary to justify going forward with its project.
The roommate of a woman who died in an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony described the scene following the two-hour event as alarming and chaotic, with people dragging "lifeless" and "barely breathing" participants outside and volunteers performing CPR.