Shepard Fairey, center, arrives at Manhattan Federal court, Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in New York. The artist who created the "HOPE" poster that came to symbolize Barack Obama's 2008 presi

 

              Shepard Fairey, center, arrives at Manhattan Federal court, Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in New York.  The artist who created the "HOPE" poster that came to symbolize Barack Obama
Shepard Fairey, center, arrives at Manhattan Federal court, Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in New York. The artist who created the "HOPE" poster that came to symbolize Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign will be sentenced Friday, with prosecutors seeking a prison sentence for his criminal contempt conviction and his lawyers arguing that he should face no prison time for the misdemeanor charge. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)