Tom Thinnes

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2008
  • News

    May 10, 2007

    Blame Game

    Scammer Bob Owens whines that others are also at fault for his crimes, but he's sentenced to 10 years in prison anyway

  • News

    April 12, 2007

    To Catch a Thief

    A con man who worked for high-powered Phoenix attorneys, and who himself impersonated a lawyer, plea-bargains to theft

  • News

    July 28, 2005

    The Dead Lawyer Made Him Do It

    Finally in jail, courthouse scam king Bob Owens plucks his defense from the grave

  • News

    November 11, 2004

    Lord of the Lies

    Robert Owens, A gifted con artist linked to an astonishing murder-for-hire plot, may go free because he's compromised law enforcement.

  • News

    September 9, 2004


    Letters from the week of September 9, 2004

  • News

    August 12, 2004

    Catch Him If You Can

    When a career courthouse scam artist joins forces with a top Arizona criminal defense attorney, it ain't pretty

  • News

    March 22, 1989