08 Feb '13, 5pm

As your election lawyer, my advice is not do this: Jesse Jackson Jr May Have Purchased 40k Rolex with Campaign Funds

As your election lawyer, my advice is not do this: Jesse Jackson Jr May Have Purchased 40k Rolex with Campaign Funds

(CBS) – Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. has signed a plea deal with federal prosecutors, a deal which calls for him to plead guilty to misuse of campaign funds and let a federal judge determine whether he serves any time in prison, CBS 2 has learned. Three separate sources with knowledge of the deal have helped piece together details of the “blind plea” deal. Barring last-minute changes, Jackson would plead guilty to a single felony count and leave his fate in the hands of the judge, CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports. Sources confirmed the deal has been signed by Jackson, and his punishment could range from probation to five years in prison. The former congressman would also agree to repay hundreds of thousands of dollars spent over a four-year-period for things like a $40,000 men’s Rolex watch he bought for himself, as well as clothing, meals and travel ex...

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washingtonpost.com 15 Feb '13, 10pm

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chicagobusiness.com 16 Feb '13, 1am

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bossip.com 16 Feb '13, 4pm

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nytimes.com 16 Feb '13, 5am

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