Defendant pleads guilty to Presidential threat - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Defendant pleads guilty to Presidential threat

An inmate pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court  in Lake Charles, for making threats against President Obama and his family. 

25-year-old Carlton Neil Norah, who was charged in June 2010, admitted to writing a letter threatening to harm and kill President Barack Obama while serving a prison term.

He was sentenced up to 5 years in prison, a fine of no more than $250,000.00, or both, and a term of supervised release of no more than three years.

According to the Federal Bureau of Prison Inmate Locator, Norah was released December 14, 2011.

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