Tuesday, March 21, 2006

15 Plus Years for Former Mayor

The former mayor of Lynwood, California received a sentence in excess of 15 years. (see LATimes here)  Paul H. Richards II, who also was an attorney, was convicted of 35 charges including fraud, false statements and money laundering. (See also Newsday (AP) here)  Richards was said to have awarded no-bid contracts that benefited him and his family.

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