Blount to plead guilty

Posted by: John Shryock - bio | email

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WSFA) - WSFA 12 News has learned that Montgomery investment banker Bill Blount will enter a guilty plea Tuesday.

Blount is one of several men, including Birmingham's Mayor Larry Langford, charged with federal conspiracy and bribery.

Blount, Langford and lobbyist Al LaPierre were charged in December 2008 in a bribery scheme.

Lapierre pleaded guilty in July while Langford faces a trial later this month.

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