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  • Judge sentences ex-lawmaker, says politicians 'don't get it' story has photos
    Updated: Apr-23-15 5:25 pm

    CHICAGO - A federal judge sentenced a former state lawmaker on Thursday to five months in prison for pocketing a $7,000 bribe, chiding Illinois' political class for not appearing to grasp the pitfalls to themselves and the state of corruption.