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Sneed: Obama may pardon former Ald. Sandi Jackson

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If rumors are true, disgraced Chicago Alderman Sandi Jackson might only serve half her sentence.

Sun-times reporter Michael Sneed says that President Obama might pardon Sandi Jackson just before he leaves office in January 2017. At that point, Sandi Jackson would have already served half her sentence.

Her husband, former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., is serving his sentence first so she can be with the kids while he's gone.

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