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Former Gov. Don Siegelman Speaks Out Following Release From Prison

Former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman is speaking out about his federal corruption conviction and and his time spent in prison. Siegelman spent more than six years at a federal prison following his conviction on federal corruption charges he took an illegal campaign contribution from Healthsouth founder Richard Scrushy. Earlier this week he was released from house arrest following his time…

Police Chief Guilty of Federal Assault, Excessive Force

A northeastern Alabama police chief has been found guilty on charges of using excessive force and assaulting a man who was being arrested. Local news media report that 56-year-old Stevenson Police Chief Daniel Gordon Winters was convicted Thursday. Winters was indicted in January on two counts of deprivation of civil rights under color law. Winters’ sentencing is scheduled for Oct….