TITLE

Jesse Jackson Jr. and Sandra Jackson locked up for fraud

AUTHOR(S)
WALKER, TATYANA BELLAMY
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;8/22/2013, Vol. 104 Issue 34, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the indictment of former Illinois Representative Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife former Chicago Alderman Sandra Jackson on charges of misuse of campaign funds during the seven years of their campaign.
ACCESSION #
103210405

 

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