Nicolas Sarkozy got a corruption sentence
The court found former president of France Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of corruption, and the abuse of power and influence.
The “Yevropeiska Pravda” reports this, referring to BFMTV.
They inform that Sarkozy was charged with the attempt to bribe the judge in exchange for information about investigation of his party’s financing.
The ex-president was sentenced to 3 years in prison, with 2 of them being a suspended sentence and 1 – in real prison.
Two more persons besides Nicolas Sarkozy were sentenced, namely, his lawyer Thierry Herzog and former judge of the Constitutional Court Gilbert Azibert.