Ex-North Hempstead Democratic chair sentenced for state tax fraud

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The former chairman of the North Hempstead Democratic Party has been sentenced.

Gerard Terry was sentenced in Mineola on Monday to six months in jail for state tax fraud.

News 12 has been told the former chairman will also spend three years in prison for federal tax evasion.

Terry will serve the two sentences at the same time.

He has since apologized for his crimes.

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