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A Glance At Items Listed in Jackson Jr Charges
By AP
CHICAGO, IL -

Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife have pleaded 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 from Friday and additional items from a Wednesday court filing. It includes when items 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

— Best Buy, flat-screen televisions, Blu-Ray DVD players and DVDs, November 2007, $10,900

— Build-a-Bear, December 2007 and December 2008, $300

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

— Mandarin Oriental Hotel's CityZen restaurant dinner for two, June 2008, $466

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

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

— Martha's Vineyard Holistic Retreat health retreat for family member, November 2008, $5,600

— 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

 


Published 08:10 PM, Wednesday Feb. 20, 2013
Updated 08:12 PM, Wednesday Feb. 20, 2013

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