Oliver Hamilton was smiling Dec. 1 after pleading guilty to federal charges of stealing from the impoverished residents of East St. Louis Township. On Thursday, when the judge gave him five years in the federal pen instead of the year he was originally promised, he was less happy.
Oliver Hamilton was smiling Dec. 1 after pleading guilty to federal charges of stealing from the impoverished residents of East St. Louis Township. On Thursday, when the judge gave him five years in the federal pen instead of the year he was originally promised, he was less happy. News-Democrat
Oliver Hamilton was smiling Dec. 1 after pleading guilty to federal charges of stealing from the impoverished residents of East St. Louis Township. On Thursday, when the judge gave him five years in the federal pen instead of the year he was originally promised, he was less happy. News-Democrat

Corrupt politician finally loses smile, but only after judge ignored prosecutor

April 09, 2017 07:00 PM