Disgraced and convicted Lord Hanningfield has been sentenced today for his expenses fraud at Maidstone Crown Court. 9 months for six counts of false accounting involving a total of nearly £14,000.
Amazingly this greedy Lord is going to lodge an appeal, it is rumoured.
He is the sixth parliamentarian to be convicted and sentenced to a prison term. He joins Lord Taylor of Warwick and former Labour MPs David Chaytor, Eric Illsley, Elliot Morley and Jim Devine!
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