37-month sentence for man who threatened to kill Dr. Anthony Fauci
Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, on Dec. 22, 2020, in Bethesda, Maryland. - Patrick Semansky/Pool/Getty Images North America/TNS

A West Virginia man who threatened Dr. Anthony Fauci and his family was sentenced to more than three years in prison. Thomas Patrick Connally Jr., 57, will serve 37 months in a federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release for encrypted emails sent to the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the Justice Department said. Connally confessed in a plea agreement that he was responsible for sending unsolicited emails to Fauci for a nearly seven-month period that ended in late July 2021. One of those messages said that along with his family, Fauci, 81, w...