|Michael W. Fine|
(Scroll down for video) A lawyer was arrested on a charge of kidnapping after being accused of hypnotizing multiple women for his sexual pleasure, according to police in Ohio.
Now, 59-year-old Michael W. Fine of Elyria, is facing up to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to 5 counts of kidnapping and attempted kidnapping.
He will also have to register as a sex offender for life. Fine gave up his license to be an attorney. According to the police investigation, Fine would get women into his office before he placed them in a trance.
He then got them to perform sex acts for his own sexual gratification. One woman who was in his office to discuss a custody case, became suspicious after leaving Fine’s office with time lapses.
When she returned to his office for another consultation, she had a recorded, which revealed that Fine put her in a trance and ordered her to pleasure herself.
The woman filed a complaint with the police, and she agreed to wear audio and video recording devices during her next meeting with the lawyer.
When Fine put her in a trance, police officer raided the office and arrested him. When the case was made public, multiple women came forward to file complaints against Fine.