Judge Tells Feds They Can’t Retaliate Against Abramoff Pal Kevin Ring | Talking Points Memo

A federal judge rebuffed the Justice Department’s attempt to send Kevin Ring, the lobbyist affiliated with Jack Abramoff convicted of bribing public officials, to jail for 17 years, ruling federal prosecutors can’t punish him for fighting the charges against him at trial.

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