Boston Developer Seeks $50K Fine In Campaign Cash Case

Law360, New York (January 24, 2012, 4:33 PM EST) -- Boston real estate mogul Arthur Winn, who pled guilty in November to reimbursing friends and family for $4,500 in campaign contributions made to Massachusetts politicians to garner support for development projects, on Monday sought sentencing in the form of a $50,000 fine and no jail time.

Winn, founder of the prominent Boston real estate development firm WinnCompanies, filed a sentencing memorandum suggesting the fine — 10 times higher than the maximum guideline range of $500 to $5,000 — to atone for two misdemeanor counts of making...
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