Crane said sentence was fair.
Crane said Khalil also bought Major Shea Smith a truck and gave his wife at least two checks to pay for his child's school activities. Crane said that in exchange, the major would give Khalil info on search warrants.
In a request for variance last week asking that Khalil avoid jail time, he accused the Greenville County Sheriff's Office of having full knowledge of his gambling Air Max 2015 White Ice
A man who was sentenced Tuesday for running an illegal gambling operation bought a deputy a truck and paid for his children's school activities in exchange for tips that helped him keep his gambling operation going, his lawyer said.
Crane said Khalil gave the government substantial assistance in its investigation.
In court Tuesday it was revealed that Sheriff Steve Loftis contacted the FBI when he learned that a deputy was compromised and said, "Follow this wherever it goes."
Khalil said, " I'm sorry. What I did was a mistake. In a way, I'm glad I got arrested."
Izzat Khalil returned to court Wednesday to try to have his bond reinstated. He has been in prison since last May when his bond was revoked because investigators said he continued to run his gambling operation after he was charged. If he had been given bond, he would have had several weeks with his family and to get his affairs in order before beginning his sentence, but the judge denied bond, leaving him in prison. 35 years ago, had previously pleaded guilty to adventuring in lotteries and paid a fine of $100 or less on each.
Loftis released a statement to WYFF News 4 Tuesday afternoon saying: "Mr. Khalil is a convicted felon, a slick con man and a polished liar with a criminal record stretching back almost 30 years. All he has done is smeared the good name and reputation of every man and woman who puts their life on the line Nike Air Max Thea Running Shoes to protect the people of Greenville County. I ask you to continue to trust me and our office, let us complete our investigation, and I promise that all the facts and circumstances surrounding this matter will be made public."
Khalil promised the judge he's done with gambling.
He said Hayes told Khalil he didn't have enough credit to buy furniture, so Khalil bought it for him without putting Hayes' name on it.
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He pleaded guilty to the charges on July 25.
Before sentencing, Khalil's wife said, "He has broken the law but Nike Max Air 2015 Women
he is a good man"
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Tuesday, the judge sentenced him to one year and one day in prison and three years of supervised release. According to his plea agreement, Khalil is forfeiting $194,522 in gambling proceeds to the United States.
Sgt. David Hays and Major Shea Smith were both dismissed earlier this month, but the Sheriff's Office has not commented on a connection between Khalil and the dismissals.
attorney says gambling operation head paid off deputies
In court Tuesday, Khalil's attorney, Lawrence Crane, said his client paid Sgt. David Hays for tips about when he was about to be busted. Khalil also arranged for Hays to get furniture, Crane said.
Nov. 14, 2013, Khalil was arrested on a charges of unlawful games and betting; keeping and operating video gaming machines; and betting, pool selling and bookmaking. He has been incarcerated since May Air Max Tavas Grey Mens
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