Published On: Thu, Sep 30th, 2021
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French ex-president Sarkozy gets 1-year sentence after latest guilty verdict

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Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was handed a one-year prison sentence by a Paris court on Thursday after being found guilty of illegal campaign financing over his failed 2012 re-election bid. But the 66-year-old is expected to appeal and is unlikely to go to jail.

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