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Sandi Jackson Failed to File $600k Over 6 Years

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Sandi Jackson Failed to File $600k Over 6 Years

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Attorney on Sandi Jackson Plea

Attorney Dan Webb says Sandi Jackson entered a guilty plea to a tax charge an an effort "to move forward with her life and put this behind her."

Jacksons Plead Guilty

In separate hearings on Wednesday, Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife, Sandi Jackson, each entered guilty pleas to federal charges. Phil Rogers reports.
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Government prosecutors Wednesday revealed details from the case they brought against former Chicago Alderman Sand Jackson.

Court documents show that Jackson failed the claim about $600,000 on her income tax returns between 2005 in 2011.

Prosecutors said some of the improper funds she used included 3100 purchases amounting to $27,421.22 from her aldermanic campaign account. 

$60,857 in restaurant charges

$16,058.91 in gym expenses

$17,163.36 spent at a tobacco shop.

$14,513.42 in dry cleaning expenses. 

The government recommends a sentence of between 18 to 24 months in prison. 

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