NEW ORLEANS (NBC33) — U.S. District Judge Helen Berrigan sentenced former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to 10 years on Wednesday.
Nagin was convicted of federal corruption charges on February 12, 2014, after a two week trial. He was found guilty of 20 of the 21 counts of bribery, money laundering, fraud and filing false tax returns, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
Nagin left office in 2010, after two terms in office.
Read full details of Nagin's case here.