Collins appeared before United States District Judge Vernon Broderick in Manhattan Friday afternoon, he was sentenced to 26 months in prison concurrently on two different charges, one year supervised release and a $200,000 fine.
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..
Chris Collins, a former U.S. Congressman from New York state who was known as an early backer of President Donald Trump, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to taking part in an insider trading scheme. Havovi Cooper reports.
Republican congressman Chris Collins will plead guilty in an insider-trading case.
The House Representative for New York's 27th District first pled not guilty after being arrested in 2018.
His son, Cameron Collins, and the father of Cameron's..