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Tue Dec 19, 2017, 04:27 AM

Prosecutors oppose ex-congresswoman's fraud sentence appeal

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Federal prosecutors are opposing ex-U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown's request to remain free on bond while she appeals her fraud sentence.

Acting U.S. Attorney W. Stephen Muldrow filed the motion Sunday in U.S. District Court.

Seventy-one-year-old Corrine Brown was sentenced to five years in prison and three years' probation for fraud and lying on her tax returns about a purported charity for poor students she used as a personal slush fund.

The once-powerful Democrat was ordered to surrender in January.

Read more: http://www.tampabay.com/florida-politics/buzz/2017/12/17/prosecutors-oppose-ex-congresswomans-fraud-sentence-appeal/

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flotsam Dec 2017 #1

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Tue Dec 19, 2017, 04:31 AM

1. Sorry

She needs to go to jail. She has my sympathy but not one inch of slack

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