Ten-year sentence for New Orleans' Nagin on graft charges (11)

Washington Times 2014.07.09 19:51
By Phillip Swarts - The Washington Times Wednesday, July 9, 2014 Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin - who led the city during Hurricane Katrina - will serve 10 years in prison for corruption charges, a federal court announced today. The 58-year-old Democrat and onetime cable TV executive, who rose to national prominence during the rebuilding after the devastating 2005 hurricane, was convicted in February of accepting bribes from contractors
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