It had been right back this year, and poker pro and TV commentator Joe Sebok was winding out of his poker job anyway, because of number of bad expert choices, or simply due not to winning enough money, depending on who you ask. It wasn’t over yet, but the writing ended up being on the wall. In the midst of that turmoil, Tyler Schrier, 23, hacked into Sebok’s email account, where he found some Anthony Weiner-esque photos and intimate emails, and contacted Sebok, threatening to post the pictures if Sebok (and apparently others whom had been equally scantily clad and effusive in their penned thoughts) didn’t pay up hundreds of thousands in blackmail payments to Schrier.
Fast Forward to Now
Now Schrier and his cohort, Keith James Hudson, 39, have been sentenced for his or her crimes, including conspiracy, extortion, unauthorized access up to a protected computer, hacking, and stealing individual information.
Schrier received a 42-month phrase after pleading guilty; part of his plea deal included admitting that he also extorted $26,000 off their pro poker players an additional similar scenario (the other players remain unnamed for the present time). Oh, and while free on bond after he ended up being charged in this instance, true to form, Schrier illegally accessed several more e-mail accounts, and information that is using those accounts, went on to steal close to $4,000 from the account-holders’ online poker ac Læs videre “Joe Sebok Sextortionists Sentenced to Multi-Year Prison Terms”