Biden Political Donor Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison For Illegal Campaign Contributions, Straw Donor Scheme

Biden Political Donor Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison For Illegal Campaign Contributions, Straw Donor Scheme


A top political donor and Los Angeles businessman was sentenced to 12 years in prison for making illegal campaign contributions to Joe Biden, Obama, Hillary Clinton and other politicians.

A trove of unsealed court documents included photographs of Zuberi rubbing elbows with then-Vice President Joe Biden.

Zuberi reportedly made six-figure donations to the Obama-Biden campaign in 2012 and Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign.

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According to AP, a spokesperson for Biden said he had no knowledge of Zuberi’s illegal activities when they met, mostly at donor roundtables.

Imaad Zuberi, a Pakistani-American, pleaded guilty to tax evasion, campaign finance violations and lobbying US officials while working as a foreign agent.

An investigation by the AP revealed that Zuberi sold access to high-profile political figures in exchange for millions in foreign money in a straw donor scheme.

US District Judge Virginia Phillips, a Clinton appointee, ordered Zuberi to pay $16 million in restitution on top of a $2 million fine.

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