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Ex-lawmaker Pete Beck sentenced to 4 years

Ex-lawmaker Pete Beck in court Thursday. (FOX19 NOW/Gordon Graham) Ex-lawmaker Pete Beck in court Thursday. (FOX19 NOW/Gordon Graham)
Some of Pete Beck's victims attended the sentencing. (FOX19 NOW/Gordon Graham) Some of Pete Beck's victims attended the sentencing. (FOX19 NOW/Gordon Graham)

Former Mason mayor and state lawmaker Pete Beck was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday.  
 
He was convicted earlier this summer of using his stature as a CPA and lawmaker to lure investors to a failing technology company.
 
Beck was found guilty in June on 13 criminal charges related to perjury, theft and fraudulent sale of security.  

He was found not guilty on another 25 charges following a 10-week securities breach bench trial.

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