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An Indian court on Saturday sentenced a powerful regional politician to 3 1/2 years in prison on a second conviction of embezzling state government funds as a top elected official two decades ago.Judge Shivpal Singh sentenced all the convicts to prison terms ranging from 3 1/2 years to seven years.Yadav spent two months in jail in 2013 before he got bail from the Supreme Court as he challenged his conviction. He was taken to the prison again after his conviction in the second case on Dec. 23 .
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