Tag Archives: Jesse Jackson Jr.

  • Jesse Jackson Jr. Transferred to Ala. Prison After Solitary Confinement

    Apr 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has been moved from a federal prison in North Carolina to a minimum-security prison camp in Montgomery, Ala., after clashing with prison officials and being placed in solitary confinement, a source told the Chicago Sun-Times. The ex-Chicago congressman had been advising other inmates in North Carolina about their rights […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr.’s ‘Jail’ Accommodations Detailed

    Nov 4, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

      *Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who started his 30-month sentence on Oct. 29, has a projected release date of Dec. 31, 2015, according to the federal Bureau of Prisons website. That date makes the assumption Jackson will have almost two months shaved from his sentence for good behavior. Jackson is serving his time in […]

  • The Now Jailed Jesse Jackson Jr. Forced to Sell D.C. Home

    Oct 30, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood Leave a comment

    *When a guy sells his home to catch up on debt, that’s usually a bad sign. Congressman-turned-convicted-felon Jesse Jackson Jr., 48, will soon part ways with his four-bedroom townhouse in the nation’s capital, reports The Chicago Tribune. RELATED CONTENT: Jesse Jackson Jr. Reports to Federal Prison in North Carolina The O Street property’s valued at […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr. Reports to Federal Prison in North Carolina

    Oct 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Former Illinois Representative Jesse Jackson Jr. reported to federal prison on Monday to begin serving a 2-1/2 year sentence for misusing campaign funds, according to a family spokeswoman. Jackson, a former Democratic representative and the son of civil rights leader the Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr., entered a federal correctional facility in Butner, North Carolina, family […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Minks, MJ Memorabilia Hits Auction Block

    Sep 17, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Mink capes and assorted Michael Jackson memorabilia once belonging to Jesse Jackson Jr. are about to go to the highest bidder. The 48-year-old former congressman was sentenced to 2½ years in prison last month for spending campaign money on personal items – among them, expensive furs, and a guitar signed by the King of Pop […]

  • Obama May Give Presidential Pardon To Sandi Jackson Before Leaving Office

    Sep 10, 13 by PJ 1 Comment

    *It looks like ex-Chicago Ald. Sandi Jackson, wife of disgraced Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., could be getting a huge favor from the President. “The hottest rumor to come down the political pike: Speculation President Barack Obama may pardon former Ald. Sandi Jackson before he leaves office in January 2017,” Sun-Times political reporter Michael Sneed said […]