Former Ohio Official To Appeal 10-Year Bribery Sentence

Law360, New York (August 21, 2012, 6:48 PM EDT) -- Former Cuyahoga County, Ohio, auditor Michael Gabor said Tuesday he would appeal his 10-year prison sentence handed down last week for his conviction on charges that he helped another county official steer government contracts to construction companies in exchange for bribes.

Gabor filed a terse notice of appeal to the Sixth Circuit challenging his Aug. 14 sentence of 121 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release. The sentencing judge had also ordered Gabor to pay about $28,000 in restitution, the amount of his...
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