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Former Ald. Sandi Jackson Reports To Prison

CHICAGO (CBS) — Former Ald. Sandi Jackson has arrived at a minimum security prison camp in West Virginia, to begin serving her yearlong prison sentence for filing a false federal income tax return. 253 more words


Following Sandi Jackson to "Camp Cupcake"

Former Chicago Ald. Sandi Jackson reported to “Camp Cupcake” federal prison and ABC7’s Ben Bradley was there.  He joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to discuss what Jackson’s can expect on the inside. 10 more words

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Sasha Obama looks almost exactly like Jesse Jackson Jr. Is Sasha actually Jesse Jr's daughter?

It’s no secret that Barack Obama is very close with Jesse Jackson Sr. Jesse Sr. was the one who helped arranged the marriage of Barack and Michelle with Rev. 356 more words


Jesse Jackson Jr. Prison Sentence Coming To End

CHICAGO (AP) — Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. officially completed his prison sentence Friday, nearly three years after pleading guilty to illegally spending $750,000 in campaign money on everything from fur capes and vacations to Hollywood memorabilia and a gold-plated watch. 360 more words


Jesse Jackson Jr. Gets Furlough For Grandmother's Funeral

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has approved a request from Jesse Jackson Jr. for a four-day furlough from home detention in Washington to attend his grandmother’s funeral in Greenville, South Carolina. 102 more words


On Home Confinement, Jackson Jr. Allowed To Visit Ailing Grandmother

CHICAGO (CBS) — Former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., who is serving the remainder of his federal prison sentence in home confinement, visited his ailing grandmother in a South Carolina hospital. 294 more words


Are Black congressional lawmakers being singled out in ethics probes?

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NewsOne’s PolitickerOne blog tackles some of the most important topics in politics: Election 2016, moves by the Obama administration, voting rights, lawmaking, and the way that elected officials represent our communities. 994 more words