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Jesse Jackson Jr. Signs Plea
Deal In Federal Probe

NBC Chicago, by Mary Ann Ahern

Original Article

Posted By:ScarletPimpernel, 2/8/2013 12:01:16 PM

It’s been nearly three months since Jesse Jackson Jr. resigned from Congress, but now NBC News confirms that Jackson has signed papers in a plea deal within the past several days. Jackson’s case is being handled by the US Attorney’s office in Washington DC. [Snip] Under the terms of the deal Jackson signed, he pleads guilty and his fate – as to jail time – would be in the hands of a federal judge, not yet assigned.

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Hopefully his "fate" will include never being elected to public office again.....but then again, this is Chicago.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JAN, 2/8/2013 12:10:02 PM     (No. 9165735)

Rolling over for Obama.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 2/8/2013 12:18:02 PM     (No. 9165760)

What´s the over and under on the prison sentence for jesse jj? I´m thinking of a number between 1 and 2.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 2/8/2013 12:19:33 PM     (No. 9165765)

The wrong kind of public service. Or maybe it´s the right kind?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 2/8/2013 12:32:22 PM     (No. 9165787)

"Hey look Pops, I ain´t crazy no mo´.....hallelujah ! "

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Reply 5 - Posted by: southron, 2/8/2013 12:34:04 PM     (No. 9165797)

In Jesse jr´s case we will see again the double-standard for American justice - one for white folks and one for black folks.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: trapper, 2/8/2013 12:43:59 PM     (No. 9165820)

These people have long memories. Remember when Jesse Sr. was caught on an open mike saying he´d like to cut Obama´s "****s" off? I bet Jesse Jr. now wishes his daddy hadn´t been caught saying that. These people are ruthless. The Chicago way. Criticize the mayor and your cousin at Streets and San loses his job.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 2/8/2013 12:54:42 PM     (No. 9165834)

NBC has been the source for some of the funniest lines- from 30 Rock , SNL or even Jay Leno- but this one takes the cake:
´ a federal judge, not yet assigned.." HaHaHaHa!


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Reply 8 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 2/8/2013 12:55:28 PM     (No. 9165838)

Too bad they can´t get his old man as well. I´ll bet the books of his organization have some interesting expenditures too.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: lydwho, 2/8/2013 2:55:23 PM     (No. 9166052)

Jesse Sr. braggs of the time that he was in collage he worked in a fast food restaurant. He tells of great pleasure in spitting in the food of white customers.

Wouldn´t it be fitting if the judge picked for Jr was one of Sr´s customers???

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