Former Judge Wes Teel released from federal prison

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - WLOX News has confirmed former Coast Judge Wes Teel has been released from federal prison. Teel was convicted in a judicial bribery scheme along with former judge John Whitfield and former attorney Paul Minor.

A portion of Teel's conviction was recently overturned which lead to an earlier release.  Minor and Whitfield remain in prison.

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