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View Diary: Tim DeChristopher (Bidder #70) is sentenced to 2 years in Federal Prison $10,000 Fine (172 comments)

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  •  Not prison, but a kind of house arrest (0+ / 0-)

    By law, businesses found guilty of fraud can be forbidden from doing future business with the federal government. In practice, that rarely happens, even after repeated instances of fraud, probably because it would have consequences for campaign coffers and post-government employment.

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