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Former Sundquist Official Begins Prison Term

(Story created: 6/16/05)

Former Sundquist administration appointee Joanna Ediger reported to a federal prison in West Virginia to begin a three-year sentence.

Ediger was the first person convicted as a result of the NewsChannel 5 "Friends in High Places" investigation of state contracts.

She was convicted in February for her role in helping to secure a $2 million contract for a company called Workforce Strategists.

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