Top UFC Contender Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering

Nick Paglino

MMAFighting.com is reporting that UFC contender Chael Sonnen has plead guilty to money laundering stemming from an ongoing mortgage fraud case in Oregon. While the report notes that Sonnen could face up to 20 years in prison, it also states that he is expected to cooperate as a witness against others being investigated in the case. His cooperation could potentially reduce his punishment.

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