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'Prison Consultant' For Burress

According to the New York Post, Plaxico Burress has retained what the newspaper termed a prison consultant.

"We are consulting with an expert in the field who will address and advise us, Mr. Burress and his family, on what to expect while incarcerated, and how to use his period of confinement as productively as possible," Burress's attorney, Benjamin Brafman, said, according to the paper.

Burress pleaded guilty Thursday to a weapon charge stemming from the incident last November in which he accidentally shot himself in the leg at a New York nightclub.

The former New York Giants wide receiver agreed to a two-year prison sentence under a plea deal.

He is scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 22.

Brafman has said he expects Burress to actually serve about 20 months in jail.

By Mark Maske  |  August 22, 2009; 3:57 PM ET  | Category:  Crime Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   StumbleUpon   Technorati  
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Can you say; "WHO'S YOUR DADDY"

Posted by: rbai470915 | August 22, 2009 7:37 PM

Of course he's going to big boy jail. Only white guys get the country-club stints.

Posted by: junkcatchermail | August 22, 2009 6:44 PM

Ouch, sounds like Burress is going away to big boy jail and not some white collar crime resort. I hope for his sake he runs into some Giants fans...

Posted by: ozpunk | August 22, 2009 5:17 PM

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