Former Kentucky teacher who ran cockfighting pit gets jail sentence and $95,000 fine

A former Kentucky teacher who ran a cockfighting operation has been sentenced to 12 months and one day in jail and fined $95,000.

The sentence for Millard Oscar Hubbard, 73, includes six months on home detention after he leaves jail.

Hubbard pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the U.S.

Hubbard owned a cockfighting venue in Clay County called Riverside, which had stadium-style seating, storage areas for roosters, several fighting pits and a concession stand, according to court records

Hubbard operated the venue with help from Timothy Sizemore, who also worked at the Blackberry pit in Pike County, according to court records.

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