This is a news comment area. If you don't want to see negative comments, you shouldn't visit here, and neither should his children.
Friends, family, etc., all turn blind eyes (and deaf ears) when people they love get into trouble, and they always make excuses for their behavior. He may be a "good guy" to you, but he's a "bad guy" to the people he intimidated and stole from.
If he's a good guy, he should be hanging around with other good guys, not bad guys. That's why the Bible says to not cast your pearls to swine. If you lay down with dogs, you're gonna get fleas. In other words, you tend to become like those you hang around with.
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