Dennis Hastert pleads guilty in hush-money case; plea deal recommends up to 6 months

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Former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert, 73, pleaded guilty Wednesday to lying to the FBI in a hush-money scheme. In exchange for his guilty plea, prosecutors recommended a lenient sentence.

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