Abramoff To Have One More Free, Cooperating Summer | Talking Points Memo

Prosecutors in the Jack Abramoff case (remember him?) want their man where they can reach him without too much of a hassle, so they’ve asked the judge to postpone the date he was due to enter prison by 90 days. In late March, Abramoff was sentenced by a federal court in Florida to almost six years in prison for fraud charges relating to his purchase of SunCruz. But prosecutors in D.C. want Abramoff around to help with their bribery cases. So Abramoff will be free at least until late September.

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