Ex-Miss. Judges, Atty Get New Sentences In Loan Case

Law360, New York (June 14, 2011, 3:20 PM EDT) -- A federal judge in Mississippi on Monday resentenced a trial lawyer and two former Mississippi state judges to prison after the Fifth Circuit vacated their convictions on bribery charges but upheld their corruption convictions stemming from an alleged loan scheme.

U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate sentenced personal injury lawyer Paul S. Minor to eight years in prison and three years of supervised release, former state judge Walter W. Teel to four years and three months in prison plus two years of supervised release, and ex-judge...
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