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  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr. Will Serve Prison Sentence Before Wife Sandi

    Aug 15, 13 by PJ 3 Comments

    *As EUR previously reported, former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to 30 months in jail and his wife, Sandi, got a year in prison for separate felonies involving the misspending of about $750,000 in campaign funds. Now it is being reported that the judge will allow the couple to serve their sentences one at […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr.’s wife Sandi Receives One Year Prison Sentence

    Aug 14, 13 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *Earlier we reported that former Illinois congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to prison. His wife, former Chicago alderman Sandi Jackson was also sentenced Wednesday. She received a one year term for filing false joint federal income tax returns that understated the income the couple received. Sandra Jackson admitted in a guilty plea earlier this […]

  • New Sentencing Date for Jesse Jackson Jr. and His Wife Now August

    Jul 3, 13 by PJ 3 Comments

    *A federal judge on Tuesday set Aug. 14 as the new sentencing date for former Illinois U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife, Sandi. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman postponed today’s original sentencing date and scheduled the new hearing. He noted that the change was not done at the request of the couple’s attorney […]