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Former Congressman William Jefferson III Denied Request For New Trial

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A U.S. district judge ruled against a motion filed by former U.S. Representative William Jefferson III. Jefferson was convicted in August on 11 of 16 counts for using his influence to broker business deals in Africa.

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