Jackson Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison
Posted at 1:56 p.m. on Aug. 14
Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Ill., has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for the illegal use of $750,000 in campaign funds for personal use. For details, view the documents charging conspiracy, false statements, mail fraud, and wire fraud. Sandi, his wife, received a sentence of 12 months in prison for filing false tax returns. View Roll Call article.
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