.Washington, D.C., DC, USA
President Donald Trump's supporters stormed the Capitol Hill building on January 6. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Schaffer pleaded guilty for entering the Capitol building with a dangerous weapon
  • Final decision will be given by federal judge Amit Mehta
  • The guitarist was originally charged with six federal crimes

.Paris, France
The court found that Sarkozy had formed a "corruption pact" with his former lawyer and friend Thierry Herzog to convince a judge, Gilbert Azibert, to obtain and share information about a legal investigation. (Photo credit: Instagram/@nicolassarkozy)

  • Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has strongly criticised the verdict which recently handed him a three-year-long sentence for corruption
  • Sarkozy on Wednesday gave an interview to newspaper Le Figaro, saying that the judgement was 'riddled with inconsistencies'
  • The former president has three more legal cases pending against him

.Nebraska, USA
Craig Harbaugh had been in the police force for 20 years. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • Former cop in US has been caught in a money laundering case of $10 million
  • Craig potentially faces 20 years in jail
  • It has still not been disclosed what Craig did with all the money he laundered

.Moscow, Russia
Alexei Navalny is one of the fiercest critics of Vladimir Putin and advocates for an anti-corrupt government (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Russian courts overturned suspended sentence of 2014
  • Navalny's anti-corruption fund called FBK immidiately announced a protest in Moscow
  • The sentence is expected to strain Russia's relations with western powers

.Indiana, USA
Seven out of the 11 people were murdered by Johnson. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Corey Johnson, 52,  was given a death sentence after he killed seven people in 1992
  • His death execution was postponed because he tested positive for COVID
  • If his execution is delayed until Biden's inauguration, his execution might not happen at all