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Former Pa. Congressman Chaka Fattah Begins 10-Year Prison Term

PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — A longtime Pennsylvania congressman convicted of racketeering has reported to a federal prison to begin his 10-year sentence.

Officials said former U.S. Rep. 199 more words


Chaka Fattah To Surrender To Prison

by Kristen Johanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s been a long road for Chaka Fattah Sr. and this may be the worst of it for him. … 79 more words


Ex-US Rep. Chaka Fattah Set To Start 10-Year Prison Term

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A longtime Pennsylvania congressman convicted of racketeering is set to start a 10-year prison term.

Ex-U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah must surrender Wednesday at FCI-McKean in Lewis Run, in western Pennsylvania near the New York border. 112 more words


Fattah Supporters Request Presidential Pardon

by Kristen Johanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A group of supporters for former Congressman Chaka Fattah have sent a letter to the President, just as he gets one step closer to prison. 92 more words


Chaka Fattah Files Appeal After Sentencing

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Chaka Fattah has filed an appeal after his bribery and conspiracy conviction in June.

He was sentenced to 10 years in prison this past December. 92 more words


Judge Denies Chaka Fattah's Request To Stay Out Of Prison While Appealing Conviction

PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — Chaka Fattah lost his latest legal bid to stay out of prison on Tuesday.

A judge denied the former Pennsylvania Democratic congressman’s request to be a free man while he appeals his racketeering conviction. 125 more words



Ah, those Democrats! They love to act like they are THE moral models for everyone else in the world. Disgraced Democrat Representative Chaka Fattah – living up to the grand standards of the Party of Hillary “Bugsy” Clinton – has been sentenced to TEN YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON for bribery, for stealing campaign contributions, for stealing charitable donations, and for stealing federal grant money, all to finance his own Democrat-model lifestyle. 304 more words