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BKLW Secures No Jail Time for Former Congressman Jeff Fortenberry, Will Appeal Conviction

Thu 30th Jun 2022, Blog, Case Successes

Former Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry will serve no jail time following convictions for making false statements to federal agents and concealing material facts said Judge Stanley Blumenfeld Tuesday morning. Mr. Fortenberry faced up to 15 years in prison. In his sentencing, Judge Blumenfeld recognized that “by all accounts,” Mr. Fortenberry is a man of “exceptional character.” “I was humbled today when the Judge noted that the testimony, including from government witnesses, established my honesty and …