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Trump Commutes Corruption Sentence of Governor Rod Blagojevich of Illinois

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The president also pardoned Edward DeBartolo, a former owner of the San Francisco 49ers who pleaded guilty to a felony in 1998 for not reporting an extortion scheme.
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Trump Pardons Former 49ers Owner Edward DeBartolo Jr

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

Mr. DeBartolo pleaded guilty to a felony in 1998 for not reporting an extortion scheme by a Louisiana politician and later surrendered control of his National Football League team.
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Trump pardons ex-San Francisco 49ers owner Edward DeBartolo Jr

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

President Donald Trump on Tuesday pardoned Edward DeBartolo Jr., the former San Francisco 49ers owner convicted in a gambling fraud scandal who built one of the most successful NFL teams in the game's history.
DeBartolo Jr., who owned the San Francisco 49ers during their 1980s-1990s dynasty, was involved in one of the biggest owners' scandals in the sport's history. In 1998, he pleaded guilty to failing to report a felony when he paid $400,000 to former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards in exchange for a riverboat gambling license.
The White House announced the surprise decision to reporters on...
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Trump Pardons Billionaire Former San Francisco 49ers Owner Edward Debartolo Jr

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

Debartolo Jr. was convicted in a public corruption probe involving a $400,000 bribe for a riverboat gambling license.
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Trump pardons former 49ers owner charged in fraud gambling scandal

Trump pardons former 49ers owner charged in fraud gambling scandal

1 month ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump on Tuesday granted a full pardon to Edward DeBartolo, Jr., the former San Franciso 49ers football owner who was indicted for failing to report an extortion attempt by former Louisiana governor Edwin Edwards.
In 1998, DeBartolo, Jr. pleaded guilty to failing to report a felony when he paid Edwards $400,000 for a riverboat gambling license in Louisiana. He avoided prison, but was fined $1 million and suspended for a year by the NFL, ultimately ending his career with the league.
Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley, alongside several former NFL players, announced the...
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In Surprise Pardon, Trump Clears NFL Figure

In Surprise Pardon, Trump Clears NFL Figure

1 month ago   |   By Newser

President Trump has pardoned Edward DeBartolo Jr., the former San Francisco 49ers owner convicted in a gambling fraud scandal. DeBartolo, who built the San Francisco 49ers' 1980s-'90s dynasty, was involved in one of the biggest owners' scandals in the sport's history. In 1998, he pleaded guilty to failing to report...
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Trump pardons former 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

The ex-NFL owner pleaded guilty to a felony charge in 1998 related to a payment to former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards to help secure a casino license.
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Trump pardons former 49ers owner convicted in gambling fraud scandal

Trump pardons former 49ers owner convicted in gambling fraud scandal

1 month ago   |   By KCRA

President Donald Trump has pardoned Edward DeBartolo Jr., the former San Francisco 49ers owner convicted in a gambling fraud scandal.
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Trump pardons former San Francisco 49ers owner Edward DeBartolo Jr. over involvement in corruption case

1 month ago   |   By The Washington Post

DeBartolo was involved in the case against former Louisiana governor Edwin W. Edwards .
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