Clackamas County Sheriff's OfficeOne of Jimmy Carroll Johnson's many mugshots...Since my recent column about well-known Phoenix mitigation specialist "Jameson Johnson," aka, Jimmy Carroll Johnson, and his criminal record for armed robbery, a lot of folks have rushed to Johnson's defense, arguing tha ... More >>
How a Paradise Valley snake-oil salesman sprayed his way to success
Published January 27, 2000
Valley-based infomercial czar Don Lapre has made millions selling his Money Making Secrets to late-night-TV viewers. So what's the secret behind his bankruptcy?