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Casino developer Ronnie GIlley reports to prison

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    Country Crossing casino developer Ronnie Gilley has reported to the federal penitentiary in Atlanta to begin serving a sentence of six years and eight months for offering bribes to legislators to support pro-gambling legislation.
    GIlley was originally scheduled to report August 27. He has received delays to allow him to pay for unspecified surgery and recovery rather than having the federal Bureau of Prisons pay for it.
Federal prisons spokeswoman Traci Billingsley said Gilley reported to the Atlanta prison Monday afternoon as scheduled.
    U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson has previously granted the Enterprise businessman four delays in reporting to prison because of his health.
    Gilley pleaded guilty to offering bribes to legislators.

 

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