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Jesse Jackson Jr. sent to solitary then transferred to new prison for helping other inmates

Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. — son of civil rights icon Rev. Jesse Jackson — was sent to solitary confinement earlier this year for helping other inmates understand and assert their rights, then transferred to a different prison. The Chicago Sun-Times reported that Jackson was segregated from the inmate…

Jesse Jackson Jr. sentenced to 30 months in federal prison

Jesse Jackson Jr. — former congressman and son of civil rights icon Rev. Jesse Jackson — was sentenced to 30 months behind bars on Wednesday for stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from his own campaign fund and using that money to fund a lavish, high-flying lifestyle. According to the…

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