Sentencing http://wwno.org en Nagin Sentencing Set For June http://wwno.org/post/nagin-sentencing-set-june <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin will be on home detention for several weeks. The federal court set June 11</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;for his sentencing for public corruption.</span></p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 16:59:13 +0000 Eileen Fleming 54064 at http://wwno.org Former Rep. Jefferson to Serve Sentence in 2 Weeks http://wwno.org/post/former-rep-jefferson-serve-sentence-2-weeks <div><p>ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) &mdash; A former <font color="red">Louisiana</font> congressman will have to begin serving a 13-year prison sentence for taking bribes and other crimes within two weeks.</p><p>Democrat William Jefferson was convicted in 2009 but has been free on bond while appealing his case. The case drew headlines when FBI agents found $90,000 cash hidden in Jefferson&#39;s freezer.</p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:44:47 +0000 The Associated Press 9109 at http://wwno.org