by Structured Settlement Watchdog
Corrupt former structured settlement broker, Wesley Michael Woodyard (a/k/a Mike Woodyard), formerly associated with Ringler Associates of North Texas is set to be tried beginning December 19, 2016 for his alleged role in defrauding the London insurance market. Woodyard initially pleaded not guilty at his July 18, 2016 arraignment to the 10 count indictment against him Download Woodyard criminal plea . Now a 90 day continuance was granted by the judge today so that Woodyard's public defender can determine whether Woodyard should plead guilty or whether an effective defense can be built. Woodyard spent a year on the lam evading the law before he was captured in Minnesota, arrested and extradited to Texas in June.
No doubt sumptuous prison delicacies such as chicken fricassee and rice served in jail have improved upon the pallid demeanor Woodyard presented in his arrest mugshot.