Man Plotting to Kill Judge Sentenced to 30-Years

Cleveland, OH - The man plotting to kill a judge will spend the next 30-years behind bars.

Ronald Dudas was sentenced Friday morning after pleading guilty to four counts of intimidation and retaliation in Lake County.

The 49-year-old was convicted of threatening to hire a hitman to kill a Cuyahoga County judge as well as severely injure a police officer and a crime victim.