Dennis Hastert Turns Himself In


Former House Speaker and Illinois congressman, Dennis Hastert, turned himself in to a federal prison in Minnesota on Wednesday.

Hastert was convicted of breaking financial regulations in an attempt to cover up decades-old sex abuse allegations.

The 74-year-old was sentenced to 15 months for paying $3.5 million to a victim he sexually abused during his time as a high school wrestling coach in Illinois.

Hastert admitted to abusing students he coached between 1965 and 1981.

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