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The U.S. Senate found Federal Judge G. Thomas Porteous of Louisiana guilty on four articles of impeachment on Wednesday, which will remove him from the federal bench.
He had been accused of accepting kick-backs and lying to the Senate and FBI.
The vote makes Porteous, 63, only the eighth federal judge in the nation's history to be impeached and convicted.
Porteous is also "forever disqualified to hold and enjoy any office of honor, trust or profit under the United States," Sen. Daniel Inouye said during Wednesday's Senate hearing.
The Senate adopted the motion barring Porteous from holding a future federal office by a vote of 94 to 2.