Sampson to spend two months in jail on fraud charge
RICHMOND, Va. -- Former NBA player Ralph Sampson will serve two months in jail for mail fraud under a plea agreement approved by a federal judge Thursday.
In exchange for Sampson's guilty plea, federal prosecutors dropped charges of perjury, making a false claim and making a false statement about Sampson's finances in a child support case.
U.S. District Judge James Spencer approved the deal on the day
Sampson's non-jury trial was scheduled to begin. Sampson faced a
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