Ex-mayor of New Orleans Ray Nagin sentenced to 10 years in corruption case
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Prosecutors pressed for a stiff sentence for former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin -- and they were successful. Nagin will serve 10 years in prison on charges of bribery, money laundering and other crimes. Nagin's sentencing hearing before U.S. District Judge Helen Berrigan took place Wednesday morning.