Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

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Wednesday, 09 Jul 2014 11:27 AM

 

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Disgraced former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced on Wednesday to 10 years in federal prison on corruption charges.

A jury in February found Nagin guilty of charges that include bribery, wire fraud, conspiracy, money laundering and tax evasion, all in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

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