Sources: Corrine Brown having trouble paying legal fees
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Former Congresswoman Corrine Brown, who was convicted last month on 18 federal charges, including fraud and tax evasion, for stealing from an unregistered charity is having financial difficulties and hasn’t paid a chunk of her legal bills, sources tell the I-TEAM.
Those bills will continue to climb as Brown goes through the appeals process.
Her lawyer, James Smith, has until Thursday to file a motion for a new trial, which he said last month that he planned to do, along with a motion to interview Juror No. 3, the juror who told the I-TEAM that the verdicts might not …