Former Pa. Treasurer Cops To Lying To Feds

Law360, Philadelphia (June 9, 2017, 11:18 AM EDT) -- Former Pennsylvania state Treasurer Barbara Hafer pled guilty Friday to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Internal Revenue Service, avoiding a trial that was set to begin Monday.

Appearing in court in Harrisburg on Friday, Hafer, 73, entered a guilty plea before U.S. District Judge John E. Jones III to one of two counts of making false statements to a department or agency of the United States. The judge did not set a sentencing date for Hafer, who served as state treasurer as...
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