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Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of illegal campaign financing, receives 1-year sentence

His lawyer said he would appeal.
Source: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/edition_europe/~3/r8fT0Hwxz9o/index.html

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was sentenced on Thursday to one year in prison for illegal campaign financing in his failed 2012 re-election bid, making him the first French head of state in modern times to receive two jail terms.
Source: https://www.france24.com/en/video/20210930-france-former-president-sarkozy-sentenced-to-one-year-for-illegal-campaign-financing

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