Charles Michael Segaloff / Michael Makai criminal case update – 01/25/2016

Author, previously convicted sex offender, and self-proclaimed BDSM “expert” Charles Michael Segaloff (aka Michael Makai) was arraigned today, appeared in court, pled not guilty, and was remanded back to the custody of the US Marshals per the previous detention order. Trial set for 3/8/2016. You can see the new docket summary and minute sheet of … Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Charles Michael Segaloff (Michael Makai) indicted on federal charges.

I’ve updated the original post with the official press release and the indictment. Segaloff has been indicted on four federal charges, and if convicted possibly faces life in prison. http://tymberdalton.com/why-you-trust-your-gut-bdsm-and-predators-in-the-lifestyle/

Quick Note: Why I’m not posting certain documents in the Charles Michael Segaloff (Michael Makai) case.

There has been a valid point brought up that I want to make sure I clarify, since I cannot remember all the places I have clarified it. (Fibrofog is a bitch, so…blog post.) And I’m tired of repeating myself, so, huzzah, blog post. In the Charles Michael Segaloff (Michael Makai) arrest and federal case, I’m … Read More

01/04/2016 – Charles Michael Segaloff / Michael Makai case update

I’ve posted the latest updates from PACER on the ongoing federal case against Charles Michael Segaloff (aka BDSM writer Michael Makai). Of special note, you’ll want to read the detention order. Why you trust your gut: #BDSM and predators in the lifestyle. (Charles Michael Segaloff / Michael Makai arrest) As always, you have permission to … Read More

Even Hitler had a dog…

Concerning the Charles Michael Segaloff / Michael Makai arrest. I’d like to address a point the troll on my original post brought up. To clarify for the idiots who didn’t get it from context, I’m sure there are PLENTY of very nice people in that BDSM Without the BS Facebook group who are appalled at Segaloff’s alleged actions involving … Read More

Why you trust your gut: #BDSM and predators in the lifestyle. (Charles Michael Segaloff / Michael Makai arrest)

Latest Edit: 01/12/2017, see files, and bottom section. Final judgment paperwork added. Charles Michael Segaloff (aka Michael Makai) pled guilty on a plea deal to a lesser charge, and was sentenced on 08/04/2016 to two years in federal prison, and one year of supervised release, as well as sex offender rehabilitation classes. (Still awaiting actual sentencing … Read More