Former Speaker of the House Sentenced for Molestation
Yesterday, former Speaker of the House, John Dennis Hastert, was sentenced to 15 months in prison and charged a fine of $250,000 for child molestation during his time as a wrestling coach in the 1970s. Hastert covered up the sex crimes for many years by bribing one of the victims. Now, decades later, multiple victims have come forward forcing the 51st Speaker of the House to admit to being a “serial child molester.” After a recent stroke and diagnosis of a blood infection, Hastert is wheelchair bound, but will still serve his time.
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