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Chris Collins, former GOP rep, sentenced to 26 months in prison over securities fraud

FOXNews.com Friday, 17 January 2020
A federal judge on Friday sentenced former Rep. Chris Collins of New York to 26 months in prison after the Republican pleaded guilty to insider trading charges last year.
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Chris Collins, a former U.S. congressman from New York who was an early backer of President Donald Trump, was sentenced to 26 months in prison and fined $200,000 on Friday after pleading guilty to taking part in an insider trading scheme. Jillian Kitchener has more.

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