The attorneys for Jesse Jackson Jr. seek a lenient sentence. To be honest with you, we wish we could say that for many other convicts whom may never get another chance at freedom. However, if Jackson's attorneys work out a lenient sentence, possibly he can get out earlier to focus on other prisoners to also have the same advantage.
According to MyFoxChicago.com, the government suggests an 18-month sentence for Jackson's wife. Sandra Jackson pleaded guilty to filing false joint federal income tax returns.
In the meantime we will keep Jesse Jackson, Jr. In our prayers.
Jesse Jackson Jr.’s lawyer seek lenient sentenceWASHINGTON (AP) -- Lawyers for Jesse Jackson Jr. assert in a court filing that the former Illinois congressman's mental health may worsen if he is given a lengthy prison sentence.
Last week, federal prosecutors in Washington recommended four years in prison for Jackson. He pleaded guilty earlier this year to...Read full article, here.
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