Yesterday in a Lovelock, Nevada court Paul Addis plead guilty to felony charges of damaging property by burning the Burning Man sculpture prematurely at last year’s Burning Man event. He was sentenced to 12-48 months in prison and ordered to pay $25,000 in restitution. He was given 68 days off his sentence for time served.
– Burning Man Set on Fire Early Due To Arson
– Paul Addis, The Man Accused of Setting Fire to Burning Man
– Paul Addis Arrested, Planned To Set Fire To Grace Cathedral
UPDATE 1: Andie Grace mentioned Paul’s sentencing on the Burning Man blog.
UPDATE 2: Amacker has more info on Paul’s sentencing, including some photos of Paul before the hearing.
photo by Scott Beale