Actress Mia Farrow's younger brother, John Charles Villers-Farrow, entered an Alford plea to two counts of child abuse on Friday, effectively stopping his trial. Villers-Farrow, 66, was arrested in November following an investigation into allegations he molested two of his neighbors when they were young boys.
Scott Wilson Williams has never actually been convicted of a crime. He entered an Alford Plea which translates to "I'm not guilty but I know if we go to trial I'll be found guilty so let's just skip the trial and sentence me." (That was my crude translation) ... Williams murdered three women in North Carolina. Investigation found that the victims and Williams all knew each other. Williams also entered an Alford Plea regarding two other women but they were not killed.
clyde ray spencer • Clyde Ray Spencer: Clyde Ray Spencer, a Vancouver, Washington police officer, was framed for the alleged sexual molestation of his two biological children and one step-child. At the time of the investigation, his wife was engaged in an affair with the lead detective on Spencer's case. A federal jury found that the detectives on the case deliberately fabricated evidence that caused Spencer to enter an Alford plea (no contest) and spend twenty years in prison. awarded 6 m