Carothers has been in a federal prison in Pensacola, Fla., since soon after his March 2007 guilty plea.
His release was ordered today by U.S. District Senior Judge Neal Biggers Jr., who reduced Carothers’ sentence to 12 months and one day, with the rest of be served on house arrest.
Biggers also ordered Carothers to report within two days of his release to the U.S. Probation Service in north Mississippi.
NE MS Daily Journal
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