Former State Sen. Brenda Council sentenced to 3 years' probation
Brenda Council, left, leaves the federal courthouse with her husband, Otha Council, in Omaha on Thursday.
Posted: Friday, December 27, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — A court-appointed referee has recommended against disbarring former State Sen. Brenda Council for using campaign funds to gamble.
Instead, Fremont attorney Thomas Thomsen recommended that her law license be suspended for one year and that she be put on probation for two years after that.
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Friday, December 27, 2013 12:00 am.