Michael Lyon


Is Former Sacramento Real-Estate Mogul Once Accused Of Secret Recording At It Again?

The new documents show Sacramento County Probation officers removed several computers, laptops and external hard drives from Michael Lyon’s Arden-Arcade home when they arrested him on a drug charge for violating his probation.


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Michael Lyon Back In Court On Drug Charges; Probation Revoked And Bail Denied

Former real estate mogul Michael Lyon was in court Friday, facing a judge for his Wednesday arrest.


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Michael Lyon’s Drug Arrest Latest Step In Descent Of Real Estate Mogul Who Recorded Prostitutes

His mugshot shows his descent from the controlled eliteness on display after his 2010 arrest to his new arrest—blood-shot eyes, sores on his nose and lip, and hair wildly uncombed.


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CBS13 Exclusive: Videotaped Victims Of Michael Lyon Speak Out

Michael Lyon’s former friends and employees are talking exclusively to CBS13, following their civil case settlement. The $2.5 million settlement included an apology to his victims. Those victims also demanded that the settlement would not silence their stories.


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$2.5 Million Settlement Finalized On Michael Lyon’s Secret Videotapings

Michael Lyon built a real estate empire, only to lose it in a scandal involving sex, lies and secret videotapes.


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Lyon Secret Videotape Settlement Reached

A multimillion-dollar settlement has been reached between Michael Lyon and eight people he secretly recorded in his home.


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3 More Women Claim Lyon Videotaped Them

Three new women are accusing former Sacramento businessman Michael Lyon of secretly videotaping them, but charges may not be filed.


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Michael Lyon Released To Home Detention

Former real estate executive Michael Lyon has been released to home detention, according to Sacramento Sheriff’s Dept.


Michael Lyon pleaded guilty to secretly recording four woman in his home. (credit: Sacramento Police Dept.)

Michael Lyon Could Get Out Of Jail This Week

Lyon is up for review today after he pleaded guilty to four counts of secretly videotaping prostitutes in his homes and was sentenced to 30 days in jail.


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Former Real Estate Mogul Headed To Jail

Real estate mogul Michael Lyon is going to jail instead of serving his sentence in home detention after he plead guilty last month to four charges of secretly taping sexual encounters with women without their consent.


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Michael Lyon Pleads Guilty To Four Counts

Real estate mogul Michael Lyon pleaded guilty Monday to four charges of secretly taping sexual encounters with women without their consent, according to the Sacramento County District Attorney.



Sacramento Businessman Featured In Forbes For Dubious Honor

Sacramento business leader is being featured in a Forbes Magazine year-end list. However, it’s not necessarily a good mention.