Former Congresswoman To Host Fundraiser Ahead Of Court Hearing
Former Congresswoman to host fundraiser ahead of court hearing
Corrine Brown, former congresswoman, outside of court. (Photo: Dial, Steven)
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Former Congresswoman and convicted felon Corrine Brown is expected to host a fundraiser on Sunday to benefit her legal expenses, according to recent social media posts.
Brown was convicted by a jury in May of 18 of 22 counts for her role in a scheme involving a fraudulent scholarship charity.
The 70-year-old has maintained her innocence ever since the federal indictment became public last year.In an exclusive interview with On Your Side reporter Ken Amaro, Brown emphatically stated “I have devoted 34 years of my life to serving this …