Barry Pollack Quoted Regarding McDonnell Sentencing in Richmond Times-Dispatch

"After sweeping corruption verdict, McDonnells emerge with light sentences"
Richmond Times-Dispatch
02.21.15Barry Pollack was quoted regarding the sentencing of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, former first lady Maureen McDonnell. Each were found guilty of multiple counts of corruption and yet received lighter sentences than those called for by prosecutors and federal guidelines. In characterizing the outcome Pollack noted, "I think the prosecution won the trial and the defense won the sentencing." Both will remain free on bond during the appeal process that will begin in the Richmond-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in early March.
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