Langford's appeal trial set for March

BIRMINGHAM (WBRC) - Former Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford will have his appeal heard next month in federal court.

The 11th Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals will hear Langford's case on March 8 at 9 a.m. in Atlanta.

Langford was sentenced to 15 years in prison in March of last year for his role in a bribery scheme during his tenure as president of the Jefferson County Commission.

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