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Jesse Jackson Jr. Sentence

30 Months In Prison For Jesse Jackson Jr., 1 Year For Sandi

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER and JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 10.14.2013 | Chicago

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison Wednesday for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign funds on per...

Jesse Jackson Jr. Facing Sentencing

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.13.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The genesis of Jesse Jackson Jr.'s decline dates to when he chose to forgo divinity studies and enter the world of politics instead, or so ...

Jackson Jr. Makes Prison Preference Known Ahead Of Sentencing

AP | Posted 10.13.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. has said where he wants to serve time for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign funds. Jackson...

Prosecutors Want To Seize Jesse Jackson Jr.'s Homes

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 08.28.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Government prosecutors Friday filed a forfeiture motion naming the homes of former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife, Sandi, in...

Jesse Jackson Jr. Wants To Head Behind Bars Before Wife Sandi

Posted 06.18.2013 | Chicago

Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife Sandi appear to be preparing for the likely possibility that they will both be heading to prison wh...

Feds Recommend 4 Years In Prison For Jesse Jackson Jr.

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 08.07.2013 | Chicago

WASHINGTON — Prosecutors Friday recommended four years in prison for former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., following his guilty plea this year on crimi...

Jesse Jackson Jr.'s Bipolar Disorder May Factor Into Prison Sentence

Posted 04.26.2013 | Chicago

Former Illinois Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has a new sentencing date as his slated appearance in court has been pushed back — a whole three days, to Jul...

Jail Time Looms For Guilty-Pleading Jesse Jackson Jr. And Wife

AP | SARA BURNETT | Posted 04.18.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — For all the talk of Jesse Jackson Jr. aspiring to be a U.S. senator or mayor of the nation's third-largest city, his career wasn't end...