Phil Hamilton Sentencing

Former Virginia Delegate Phil Hamilton has been sentenced to nine and a half years in federal prison on extortion and bribery convictions—for his role in securing a job at Old Dominion University in exchange for state funding. But during the sentencing, the judge presiding over the case said it’s the most difficult decision he’s ever made. Virginia Public Radio’s Tommie McNeil provides insight on the courtroom proceedings.

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