Ronnie Gilley plea agreement

Alabama Gambling Trial
7:43 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Feds: Casino Developer Can't Appeal Sentence

Country Crossing Casino Developer Ronnie Gilley had requested a reduction in his prison sentence.

Federal prosecutors say casino developer Ronnie Gilley's plea agreement prevents him from asking a judge to lower his prison sentence.

   Federal prosecutors have filed their response to Gilley's recent request seeking a reduction in his sentence. Prosecutors say Gilley waived his right to appeal his sentence when he signed his plea agreement. U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson has given Gilley until Sept. 17 to respond.

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