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Bayern chief sentenced to jail over tax evasion

13.03.14 @ 14:45

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Bayern Munich football club president Uli Hoeness on Thursday was sentenced to 3.5 years in prison for tax evasion to the tune of €27 million. Hoeness was seen as a moral authority figure in Bavaria and a strong contributor to Angela Merkel's sister party, the CSU.