Former judge accused of lowering sentences for sexual favors

October 18, 2016 6:17 AM

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Former judge accused of lowering sentences for sexual favors

The judge allegedly offered nine defendants in his court the opportunity to have their cases dismissed in exchange for "community service."

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 18 (UPI) -- A former judge in Arkansas is accused of trading bribes and sex for reduced sentences in traffic and misdemeanor criminal cases, according to an indictment unsealed Monday.

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