Self-help guru gets 2 years in sweat lodge deaths

In this Nov. 8, 2011 file pool photo, self-help author James Arthur Ray sits with one of his attorneys, Thomas Kelly, during a pre-sentencing hearing at Yavapai County Courthouse in Prescott, Ariz. Ray, a self-help author convicted of negligent homicide, stood before the families of three people who died in a sweat lodge ceremony he led and begged for forgiveness Friday, Nov. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Michael Schennum, Pool, File)

November 18, 2011 7:05:43 PM PST
The self-help author who led an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony that ended with three deaths was sentenced Friday to two years behind bars - not enough for the victims' family members, who earlier in the day yelled at James Arthur Ray and said he was "not worthy to spit shine" the victims' shoes.

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