Ex-La. Politician Pleads Not Guilty To RICO Charge
Renee Gill Pratt, a state representative and councilwoman from 1991 to 2006 and the girlfriend of Jefferson, a recently deceased New Orleans power broker convicted of bribery, pled not guilty at her criminal arraignment for allegedly funneling federal and state funds to Jefferson and other conspirators.
Headed to a retrial after a deadlocked jury, she faces...
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