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Tom DeLay Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison

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Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, once considered among the nation's most powerful and feared lawmakers, was sentenced to three years in prison Monday for a scheme to influence elections that already cost him his job, leadership post and millions of dollars in legal fees. The sentence comes after a jury in November convicted DeLay, a Houston-area Republican, on charges of money laundering and conspiracy to commit money laundering for using a political action committee to illegally send corporate donations to Texas House candidates in 2002. Prosecutors said DeLay will likely be free for months or even years as his appeal makes it through the Texas court system.

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... by Lester Shepherd on Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 at 5:58:05 PM
What is ths Tom DeLay post Jan 2013? The links all... by judy ignatius on Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at 10:02:10 AM
As a former exterminator, Delay should have realiz... by John Sanchez Jr. on Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at 11:20:24 AM
u r so funny!... by Meryl Ann Butler on Thursday, Feb 7, 2013 at 3:36:44 AM
This article was written in 2011. Is there any upd... by Linda Ross on Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at 11:36:31 AM
From Tuesday Jan 4, 2013click here(btw, I have not... by Meryl Ann Butler on Thursday, Feb 7, 2013 at 3:40:27 AM
Didn't even notice the date.  Was at the Huff... by Sheila Samples on Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at 11:52:38 AM
I recently watched the movie, "Captain Jack" on Ne... by Steven G. Erickson on Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at 12:18:02 PM
is surprised by this judgement. After all this is ... by Archie on Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at 1:47:05 PM
Why aren't the feds prosecuting this case? A lot o... by Staff Iran-Conoco on Saturday, Jan 5, 2013 at 11:08:26 AM