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
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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
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
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
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
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