Thursday, June 11, 2009
ABC News 13 reports Former State House Speaker Jim Black (D) has filed an application for commutation of sentence with Barack Obama's Department of Justice. A secondary request seeks to have Black relocated to North or South Carolina (from Pennsylvania) for the remainder of his 5-year sentence. The 74-year-old, who admitted to taking money from chiropractors while pushing their legislative agenda, is said to be in poor health. See story here.