Skip Navigation LinksHome > Clinical Programs > Human Trafficking Cases > Case Display

Case View

 

 Case Documents

 
There are no documents to display for this case.

 

 Case Links - links to external documents

 
Link to Document

 
Case Details

  
CASE NAME:United States v. Marcus Sewell
ALL PLAINTIFFS:United States
ALL DEFENDANTS:Marcus Sewell
CITATION:
DOCKET NUMBER:4:06-cr-00554-MJJ
SOURCE:Bloomberg, News Article
TYPE OF CASE:Criminal
RELATED CASE CITATION:
TYPE OF TRIAL:
TRIAL JUDGE(S):Martin J. Jenkins
YEAR OF ARREST:2006
YEAR OF VERDICT:2007
TYPE OF COURT:Federal
STATE:California
FEDERAL DISTRICT:Northern District Court
STATE COUNTY:
AGE OF VICTIM(S):Minor
NUMBER OF VICTIMS:2 +
GENDER OF VICTIM(S):Female
VICTIM'S COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:United States
METHOD OF ENTRY INTO THE U.S.:
WAS VICTIM CHARGED WITH A CRIME:
NUMBER OF DEFENDANT(S):1
GENDER OF DEFENDANT(S):Male
TYPE OF INDUSTRY:Sex
CASE CATEGORIZATION:Escort Service/Brothel, Commercial Sexual Exploitation/Prostitution
FIRST CHARGE:Transporting of a Minor for Purposes of Engaging in Sexual Activity
FIRST CHARGE US/STATE CODE CITATION:18 U.S.C. 2423
FIRST CHARGE VERDICT/PLEA:Guilty Plea
FIRST CHARGE SENTENCE:66 months + 60 months supervised release
SECOND CHARGE:Sex Trafficking of Children
SECOND CHARGE US/STATE CODE CITATION:18 U.S.C. 1591
SECOND CHARGE VERDICT/PLEA:Dismissed
SECOND CHARGE SENTENCE:
THIRD CHARGE:Criminal Forfeiture
THIRD CHARGE US/STATE CODE CITATION:18 U.S.C. 1594, 18 U.S.C. 2428
THIRD CHARGE VERDICT/PLEA:Dismissed
THIRD CHARGE SENTENCE:
FOURTH CHARGE:Transporting minor for purpose of engaging in illegal sexual activity
FOURTH CHARGE US/STATE CODE CITATION:18 U.S.C. 1591
FOURTH CHARGE VERDICT/PLEA:Dismissed
FOURTH CHARGE SENTENCE:
FIFTH CHARGE:
FIFTH CHARGE US/STATE CODE CITATION:
FIFTH CHARGE VERDICT/PLEA:
FIFTH CHARGE SENTENCE:
CORE TERMS:
SENTENCING OPINION CITATION:
LENGTH OF GREATEST SENTENCE:66 months + 60 months supervised release
RESTITUTION REQUIRED:$40,350
FINE IMPOSED:
FORFEITURE IMPOSED:$100 special assessment
FIRST CLAIM:
FIRST CLAIM US/STATE CODE CITATION:
FIRST CLAIM RESULT:
DAMAGES AWARDED FOR FIRST CLAIM:
SECOND CLAIM:
SECOND CLAIM US/STATE CODE CITATION:
SECOND CLAIM RESULT:
DAMAGES AWARDED FOR SECOND CLAIM:
THIRD CLAIM:
THIRD CLAIM US/STATE CODE CITATION:
THIRD CLAIM RESULT:
DAMAGES AWARDED FOR THIRD CLAIM:
FOURTH CLAIM:
FOURTH CLAIM US/STATE CODE CITATION:
FOURTH CLAIM RESULT:
DAMAGES AWARDED FOR FOURTH CLAIM:
FIFTH CLAIM:
FIFTH CLAIM US/STATE CODE CITATION:
FIFTH CLAIM RESULT:
DAMAGES AWARDED FOR FIFTH CLAIM:
SIXTH CLAIM:
SIXTH CLAIM US/STATE CODE CITATION:
SIXTH CLAIM RESULT:
DAMAGES AWARDED FOR SIXTH CLAIM:
TOTAL AWARD:
APPEAL:
EXPLANATION OF APPEAL:
APPELLATE OPINION CITATION:
HOLDING OF APPEALS COURT:
APPEAL STILL PENDING?:
SUMMARY:

Defendant Sewell, age 34 at the time her was arrested, advertised two minor girls as escorts on Internet sites, including Craigslist. Between April 2005 and June 2006, he acted as the girls' pimp and transported them between California, Nevada, and Florida, for the purpose of prostituting themselves. He was arrested in 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada, after a foot chase.

Approval Status:Approved
Approver Comments:
            
EDIT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Michigan Law Wordmark Print View