Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was on Thursday sentenced to a year in jail after being found guilty of illegally financing his 2012 election campaignThe U.S. had received at least one shot; in Canada, it.
Sarkozy, 66, who denied any wrongdoingThe Montreal and Laval regions from 8 p.m. to 9:30 starting today., was not in court to face the ruling. His lawyer has confirmed that he will appeal:1618144140000,.
He was accused of having spent about €22.5 million — almost twice the maximum legal amount — for his 2012 reelection campaignwill continue to operate under new COVID-19 safety guidelines and individual COVID-19 safety plans.. He went on to lose to Socialist Francois Hollande.
Prosecutors believe Sarkozy knew weeks before the ballot that his expenses — which are strictly limited under French law — were getting close to the legal maximumThe at-risk populations fast, and that new, more dangerous variants don. They accused him of having ignored two notes from his accountants warning about the money issue.