Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Sentenced To Decade In Prison For Bribery

  • Former New Orleans Mayor Nagin Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Corruption
  • New Orleans Mayor During Hurricane Katrina Headed to Federal Prison for 10 Years After Conviction for Trading City Business for Cash, Trips, Other Favors
And from the WSJ:
Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced to 10 years in prison for bribery, money laundering and other corruption that spanned his two terms as mayor--including the chaotic years after Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005.

Mr. Nagin was convicted Feb. 12 of accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars from businessmen who wanted work from the city