Mr. Stevens’s defense was largely built on the notion that many of the goods and services he received were unasked for, and were things for which he had no use.
Alaska Senator Is Convicted of Violating Ethics Rules – NYTimes.com.
I’m reading it but I don’t believe it. Wonder if he’ll resign? 8 days left in his race. It would not be the first time a convicted criminal was elected into office and it’s a good bet he’ll appeal.
But if he has to serve some prison time how will he serve as senator? I wonder if he’ll do the right thing and resign?