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Former Argentine President Carlos Menem is sentenced to 3 years and 9 months in prison for the sale of a goverment ground. His government's Minister of Economy Domingo Cavallo was also sentenced to 3 years and 6 months. In addition, both were disqualified from holding public office for life. As Menem is currently a National Senator and has immunity, he will not comply with his sentence yet.

  1. CNN in Spanish
Argentina: condenan al expresidente Carlos Menem a 3 años y 9 meses de prisión