Skip to main content
Advertising

Originally published Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 8:11 AM

  • Share:
             
  • Comments (0)
  • Print

A glance at items listed in Jackson Jr. charges

Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife have agreed to plead guilty to charges in an alleged scheme to spend $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items. The following is a look at the items listed in Jackson Jr.'s charging document, when they were allegedly purchased and for how much:

The Associated Press

Most Popular Comments
Hide / Show comments
No comments have been posted to this article.
Start the conversation >

advertising

CHICAGO —

Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife have agreed to plead guilty to charges in an alleged scheme to spend $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items. The following is a look at the items listed in Jackson Jr.'s charging document, when they were allegedly purchased and for how much:

- gold-plated men's Rolex watch, July 2007, $43,350

- Bruce Lee memorabilia, bought between August 2007 and August 2008, $10,105

- porcelain collector's items, January 2008, $1,553.09

- children's furniture, July 2008, $9,587.64

- the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. memorabilia, August and September 2008, $11,130

- football signed by U.S. presidents, February 2009, $5,000

- Michael Jackson memorabilia, bought between August 2009 and March 2010, $22,700

- fur capes and parkas, November 2009, $5,150

- Eddie Van Halen guitar and Michael Jackson memorabilia, November 2009, $4,000

- Malcolm X memorabilia, February 2010, $2,200

- Jimi Hendrix memorabilia, March 2010, $2,775

News where, when and how you want it

Email Icon

The Seattle Times Historical Archives

Browse our newspaper page archives from 1900-1984

Career Center Blog

Career Center Blog

Looking for joy on the job


Advertising