Milestones Jan. 29, 2001

CONVICTED. RAE CARRUTH, 26, former Carolina Panthers receiver; of conspiring to kill his pregnant girlfriend, who was shot four times in 1999; in Charlotte, N.C. Accused of not wanting to pay child support, Carruth was also convicted of intent to kill an unborn child, who survived delivery by caesarean section. Acquitted of first-degree murder, Carruth faces 20 years in prison for the conspiracy charge, which his lawyer plans to appeal.

RELIEVED OF DUTY. ODIN FRED LEBERMAN, 45, commander of the Marines' only V-22 Osprey training squadron; in New River, N.C. Leberman was removed after charges surfaced--to which he later admitted--that...

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