Republican political operative, pleaded guilty in November to conspiring to bribe a Congressman and other officials. He also agreed to pay $19.6 million in restitution to Indian tribes—former clients he defrauded. Scanlon earlier served as Rep. Tom DeLay's spokesman, and he was a partner of controversial lobbyist Jack Abramoff.
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