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Federal Appellate Hearing In April For Former Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Don Hill

Mar 15, 2013
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Oral arguments for Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Don Hill are scheduled April 29 before U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in New Orleans. In 2010 Hill was sentenced to 18 years in prison for extortion and bribery in a Dallas City Hall corruption case. Appeals hearings are also scheduled on the same date for Hill's wife and others convicted for their involvement.

Source: Dallasnews

Three years after being sentenced to spend 18 years behind bars for betraying the city, in the parlance of a federal judge, former Dallas Mayor Pro Tem will finally get the appeals hearing he's wanted ever since. After years' worth of motions and objections, oral arguments have been set for ...

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