Defendant In O-DOT Corruption Case Gets Six Months In Prison

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Richard Goldizen was sentenced to six months in prison by Judge Kathleen Ann Sutula Tuesday.

Goldizen, 54-years-old, of Perry, is one of nine defendants charged for using a wide-variety of scams to illegally steer O-DOT contracts and business to friends and associates from 2000 to 2007.

On August 24, 2009, Goldizen pleaded guilty to one count of attempted tampering with records.

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