Stewart Gets Prison Time A federal judge sentences Martha Stewart to five months in prison and five months of home confinement for lying to investigators about a stock sale. The sentence, stayed pending appeal, also includes two years of probation and a $30,000 fine. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and NPR's Jim Zarroli.
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Martha Stewart Sentenced to Five Months in Prison

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Martha Stewart Sentenced to Five Months in Prison

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Martha Stewart Sentenced to Five Months in Prison

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A federal judge sentences Martha Stewart to five months in prison and five months of home confinement for lying to investigators about a stock sale. The sentence, stayed pending appeal, also includes two years of probation and a $30,000 fine. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and NPR's Jim Zarroli.

Martha Stewart arrives at federal court in New York on July 16, 2004 for sentencing. Reuters hide caption

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