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The Sawyers! Sentenced!



Finally. Locals Tami Sawyer and her husband Kevin have gotten their just deserts. The two were sentenced in federal court today for defrauding about 30 investors out of over $6 million during Bend's housing boom. She got nine years in prison, he two.

KTVZ captures the Sawyers departing federal court in Eugene today.
  • KTVZ captures the Sawyer's departing federal court in Eugene today.

See KTVZ's report on the sentencing here.

The saga of Tami and Kevin has been a wild one, at times involving death, tales of inappropriate sexual behavior, accusations of unethical practices on the part of police and the DA, and just pure meanness. For a full account, just punch "Tami Sawyer" into The Bulletin's search engine. You'll get over 100 entries.

We had our own experience with Tami's sparkling personality during the trial of rapist Thomas Bray.

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