Pastor Linda Livingston speaks on behalf of the defendant at the sentencing of Peregrine Financial Group owner and CEO Russell R. Wasendorf, Sr at the US District Courthouse in Cedar Rapids

 
Pastor Linda Livingston speaks on behalf of the defendant at the sentencing of Peregrine Financial Group owner and CEO Russell R. Wasendorf, Sr at the US District Courthouse in Cedar Rapids
Pastor Linda Livingston of Ascension Lutheran Church in Marion speaks on behalf of the defendant at the sentencing of Peregrine Financial Group owner and CEO Russell R. Wasendorf, Sr at the US District Courthouse in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, January 31, 2013. A U.S. judge on Thursday sentenced Wasendorf to 50 years in prison for looting hundreds of millions of dollars from the brokerage, saying his customers would probably never recover the money they lost. REUTERS/Connie Gross for The Gazette-KCRG TV9