Category Archives: Legal Woes

Charge of Domestic Assault dropped against Mikey Sawyer

Posted by on November 14, 2014

According to an update on Facebook, Mikey Sawyer, who was recently arrested for domestic violence, is a free man. The charges against him were dropped by the state of Oklahoma, and he’s back in Miss Fortune, the band that Sumerian Records dropped. From Sawyer’s Facebook: I just want to start by saying that, on November 4th, I […]

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Procuring Murder Charge against AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd dropped

Posted by on November 6, 2014

Finally there’s some good news for Phil Rudd. The AC/DC drummer’s charge of attempting to procure murder has reportedly been withdrawn. According to Stuff.co.nz, the Tauranga Crown solicitor withdrew the procuring murder charge the day after Rudd appeared in court for attempting to hire a hitman to kill two men, saying there was insufficient evidence […]

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AC/DC issue brief statement regarding Phil Rudd’s arrest

Posted by on November 6, 2014

Last night, everyone was shocked to learn that drummer Phil Rudd had been charged with attempting to hire a hit man to kill two men. While the details regarding the charges (which also included possession of cannabis and methamphetamine) are still merging, AC/DC has issued a brief statement regarding the matter. While keeping it on […]

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AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd charged with attempting to procure murder and drug possession

Posted by on November 5, 2014

This certainly isn’t the type of news AC/DC wants out leading up to their first album in 6 years. Drummer Phil Rudd has reportedly been charged with attempting to procure a murder. According to Stuff.co.nz, Rudd was charged after police raided the drummer’s home in Tauranga, New Zealand this morning. He is also charged with […]

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Sumerian Records drops Miss Fortune following domestic violence incident

Posted by on October 30, 2014

On October 24th Miss Fortune vocalist Mikey Sawyer Tweeted, “It would be cool if I could meet an intelligent girl w/ a reasonable level of maturity.” A few hours later he was arrested for domestic assault and battery. This led to the band canceling their appearance on the upcoming Get Real Tour with The Word Alive, Color Morale, […]

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