Weather Alert | Flood Watch for South Florida Until Sunday Night | More Details |  Download CBS4 Weather App 

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBS4) –  Former Broward School Board member Beverly Gallagher is out of prison after serving her sentence on corruption charges.

Federal Bureau of Prison records show Gallagher was released on March 8, according to CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald.

Gallagher was arrested in 2009 amid allegations she took bribes from undercover agents posing as government contractors. She pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 37 months in prison.

According to the paper, Gallagher was transferred to a Miami-area halfway house to serve the remainder of her term.

(©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald contributed material for this report)

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

Watch & Listen LIVE