Charles Michael Segaloff (aka Michael Makai) sentenced. #BDSM

The court docket summary doesn’t have the actual sentencing paperwork in it yet, but there was a hearing and local media are reporting that Charles Michael Segaloff (aka BDSM author Michael Makai) was sentenced on 8/5/2016 to two years in federal prison. http://newsok.com/erotic-book-author-sentenced-in-okc-federal-court-case/article/5512534 Apparently he’d filed a memo before the sentencing to try to get … Read More

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/

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

US legal system primer: how someone is labelled a “registered sex offender.”

I’m seeing an appalling number of people who are either just woefully ignorant of how our justice system works, or are deliberately being willfully stupid, when it comes to this case of Michael Makai / Charles Michael Segaloff. You cannot just get slapped with a “sex offender” label. To become a registered sex offender, you must … 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