3rd Circ. Tosses Ex-Pa. Lawmaker's 4 1/2-Year Sentence
The appeals court agreed with prosecutors that U.S. District Judge Ronald Buckwalter failed to explain why the sentence he imposed fell far below federal guidelines for Fumo's crimes, which include defrauding the state Senate, a museum and a nonprofit of millions of dollars.
Prosecutors had sought at least 15 years for the former Philadelphia lawmaker accused of using...
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