On Tuesday, June 26 of 2012, the Winnebago County Circuit Court judge found Kenneth M. Shong guilty of felony fraud, in violation of Wis. Stat. § 943.39(2). "The conviction related to Shong's operation of the fictitious “Carlingford University” while an inmate in the Wisconsin Prison System." Carlingford University claimed to have a campus in London (UK), "External Studies" division in Mobile, AL, and a "Regional Training Center" in Green Bay, WI. Shong also claimed that Carlingford University was incorporated in the states of Delaware and Alabama.