DeLay Sentenced To 3 Years For Money Laundering

Law360, New York (January 10, 2011, 5:35 PM EST) -- A Texas judge reportedly sentenced former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay on Monday to three years in prison for his role in an alleged scheme to divert funds to Republican candidates in 2002.

Judge Pat Priest sentenced DeLay at a hearing in Travis County District Court to three years in prison on a conspiracy to commit money laundering charge, and also sentenced him to five years in prison on a separate money laundering charge, but allowed DeLay to accept 10 years of probation instead of...
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