151 Search Results for war machine

Jun 8, 2017 8:46 am

Prosecutor explains why War Machine received life sentence

Earlier this week, we learned that former fighter War Machine – born Jonathan Koppenhaver – had received a sentence of 36 years to life for his gruesome assault on ex-girlfriend Christy Mack, and her boyfriend at the time, Corey Thomas. War Machine was facing 29 charges including sexual assault, battery and kidnapping. Now several days...

Jun 6, 2017 6:37 am

War Machine gets 36 years to life for brutal attack on Christy Mack

The verdict is in. Former UFC and Bellator fighter War Machine – born Jonathan Koppenhaver – will get 36 years to life for his hideous attack on his ex-girlfriend Christy Mack and her boyfriend Corey Thomas. The former fighter will be eligible for parole after 36 years. He will be 71 years old by the...

Apr 17, 2017 7:42 am

VIDEO | Tearful Christy Mack opens up in first interview since War Machine Trial

Back in March, Bellator and UFC veteran War Machine was found guilty on 29 of 34 charges stemming from a grisly 2014 attack on ex-girlfriend Christy Mack, and her boyfriend at the time, Corey Thomas. During this bone-chilling attack, War Machine brutalized Mack so severely that she was left with a broken nose, a fractured eye socket,...

Mar 28, 2017 8:14 am

War Machine releases statement after guilty verdict: I have nothing but joy inside

Back in 2014, UFC and Bellator veteran Jon Koppenhaver – more widely known as War Machine – brutalized his ex girlfriend Christy Mack, leaving her with a “blowout fracture of her left eye and several other broken bones in her face, two missing teeth, a lacerated liver, broken ribs and serious bruising in several places.” During...

Mar 21, 2017 6:58 pm

Christy Mack fires back at War Machine supporters on social media

Christy Mack fires back at haters on social media. After eight days of testimony and almost two full days of deliberations, former UFC and Bellator fighter Jon Koppenhaver (better known as “War Machine”) was found guilty on twenty-nine charges for his brutal assault on victims Christine Mackinday (Christy Mack) and Corey Thomas. The charges included...

Mar 21, 2017 11:13 am

Christy Mack releases statement on War Machine being found guilty on 29 counts

This week, former MMA fighter War Machine was found guilty by a jury on 29 counts, including sexual assault, battery and kidnapping. With that being said, the jury was hung in regards to the attempted murder charges. With that being said, War Machine will be sentenced on June 5th for the 29 counts he was...

Mar 21, 2017 7:31 am

Ex-fighter War Machine found guilty on 29 of 34 charges

Over the last few weeks, the trial of Bellator and UFC veteran War Machine (born Jonathan Koppenhaver) has dominated headlines. This trial stemmed from a grisly 2014 incident, during which the former fighter brutalized ex-girlfriend Christy Mac and her then boyfriend Corey Thomas. After several weeks of court proceedings, during which many horrifying details about...

Mar 15, 2017 11:25 am

A list of the 34 charges War Machine is facing for alleged incident involving Christy Mack

The trial involving former UFC and Bellator fighter War Machine, who legally changed his name from Jonathan Koppenhaver, continues in a Clark County Courtroom. War Machine in on trial for an alleged incident involving his ex-girlfriend, Christine Mackinday, better known by her adult film actress name, Christy Mack, and her then-boyfriend Corey Thomas. War Machine...

Mar 14, 2017 9:50 am

Christy Mack’s mother delivers emotional testimony at War Machine trial

Throughout the course of the past several weeks, the combat sports community has tuned in for updates regarding the trial of MMA veteran Jon Koppenhaver, also known as War Machine. Throughout the course of the trial, Mack has delivered harrowing details regarding her abusive relationship with Koppenhaver which ultimately escalated to the point of the...

Mar 9, 2017 6:46 am

VIDEO | Christy Mack testifies at War Machine trial, disturbing 911 call is shared

There is no uglier story in mixed martial arts today than the ongoing story of reviled MMA veteran “War Machine” (born Jonathan Koppenhaver), who brutalized his ex girlfriend Christy Mack (born Christine Mackinday) to the point of hospitalization back in August of 2014. During this attack, War Machine also assaulted Mack’s then boyfriend, Corey Thomas. The...

Nov 25, 2015 9:51 am

War Machine blows kiss at prosecutor interrupting court hearing

Johnathan Koppenhaver, known as War Machine is once again causing some disruption and making headlines in the media. The former UFC and Bellator fighter who was in court on Monday for a preliminary hearing on 34 charges from ex-girlfriend and adult film star Christy Mackinday that include sexual assault and two accounts of attempted murder....

Jul 22, 2015 1:09 am

Christy Mack Responds To Letter From ‘War Machine’

Christy Mack, while being interviewed on HBO ‘Real Sports’, responded to a letter ‘War Machine’ wrote to the show. Check it out. BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC! – AMAZING! – MUST WATCH!

Jul 20, 2015 10:48 am

Emotional Christy Mack Details War Machine Attack (GRAPHIC LANGUAGE)

It is an unfortunate reality that domestic violence is an issue in our society, but the spotlight shines on the attacker more when they are in the public eye. The crime is not only limited to men like Ray Rice; USA World Cup Gold Medalist Hope Solo has also been accused of domestic violence as...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

Update: War Machine Will Remain Behind Bars

Jonathan Koppenhaver will have to stay behind bars while he waits for his trial in September, ruled a judge on Wednesday. Koppenhaver is facing 34 counts, including two counts of attempted murder, when his trial comes around. On Wednesday his lawyers tried to get those two charges thrown out, but the judge ruled that there...

Jan 9, 2015 11:19 am

War Machine Finds Jesus Behind Bars

Incarcerated MMA Fighter, War Machine has found god, and realized the errors of his ways. At least that’s what he’s preaching in his latest behind-bars blog. Check it: (VIA TWITTER) Where to begin? It’s sad to say that I am 1000 times more embarrassed of what I’m about to tell you, than I am of...

Dec 4, 2014 12:50 pm

War Machine Gets 1.5 – 4 years Prison Time

And he hasn’t even gone to trial yet… In the case of War Machine, who is currently awaiting trial for the brutal beating of his ex-girlfriend, a Las Vegas judge has opted to revoke his 2012 probation sentence, and invoke his suspended Jail sentence of 1.5 – 4 years. This comes in addition to the...

Nov 22, 2014 7:29 am

War Machine pleads not guilty, will stand trial in February

War Machine has plead not guilty to 34 counts which include sexual assault, kidnapping, burglary, strangulation and more as a result of his August assault on Chris Mack and Corey Thomas. MMAJunkie broke the news earlier this week, which reported that War Machine’s case will go to trial in February under the Nevada State Court,...

Nov 21, 2014 12:53 pm

QUICK TWITT: War Machine details life in prison

War Machine is currently incarcerated during the course of an ongoing trial as a result of numerous charges from his assault on Christy Mack in August. During his prison time War Machine has released several extended Tweets, detailing his time in prison. Below is the most recent message released by the former Bellator MMA star....

Nov 16, 2014 4:59 pm

War Machine laughs at Christy Mack’s emotional testimony

Last week we brought you news that former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine laughed at Christy Mack while she gave an emotional testimony in court. Now we have the accompanying video of the event. Check it out: 8 News NOW

Nov 15, 2014 10:53 am

War Machine Laughs At Christy Mack’s Tears During Testimony

  Christy Mack appeared in court this week, opposite War Machine, to give her testimony about the night he allegedly beat, and raped her. During the recent appearance, the NY times is reporting that War Machine, laughed during Christy MAck’s tears. Check it: (Via NY Post) Koppenhaver laughed audibly and shook his head at one...

Nov 11, 2014 2:24 pm

War Machine: ‘I bitched out prematurely’

Controversial UFC veteran, War Machine has composed another letter from behind-bards. The embattled MMA fighter has been struggling, both in, and out of prison, for the past several years. Following a recent attempt to take his own life, War Machine admits that his attempted suicide was foolish. Here’s an excerpt: (Full letter HERE) “It was...

Nov 10, 2014 9:07 pm

War Machine Releases Statement From Prison Regarding Suicide Attempt

Since being locked in jail several months ago, War Machine has continued to keep his name in the headlines. First the former Bellator MMA fighter sent a letter to a friend, in which he stated that Christy Mack and her male friend deserved the beating they got. Then some time later the former fighter attempted...