Chaka Fattah

Chaka Fattah
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Kristen Johanson
July 12, 2019 - 11:58 am
UPDATED: 4:45 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Disgraced former congressman Chaka Fattah Sr. has been sentenced again to 10 years in prison for various charges, including racketeering, bribery, conspiracy and fraud. Fattah, 62, has served two and a half years of the sentence. His lawyers said...
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Chaka Fattah
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Kristen Johanson
May 01, 2019 - 2:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Federal prosecutors will not re-try former longtime Rep. Chaka Fattah on bribery convictions overturned by an appeals court. In a court filing, U.S. Assistant Attorneys Jennifer Williams and Eric Gibson said "it is in the interest of justice" to dismiss four bribery...
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Chaka Fattah
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Pat Loeb
August 09, 2018 - 4:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A federal appeals court has ordered a new trial for ex-Rep. Chaka Fattah and co-defendant Herb Vederman on five of the bribery counts for which they were convicted in 2016. But the order also reinstated guilty verdicts on two charges that had been dismissed on an...
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