Man Resisting Deportation Sentenced to 1 Year in Prison

class=”alignleft wp-image-8450″ style=”margin: 2px 4px;” alt=”Gavel” src=”” width=”192″ height=”144″ />A man from the Central African Republic who refused to be deported now gets to stay here, but he’ll be in prison.

46-year-old Seyba Diallo will spend a year in prison for hampering his deportation.  Diallo was convicted in federal court last march.  On two separate occasions he yelled and physically resisted officers who were trying to put him on a plane to go home.

KLAX ABC 31 News 8/13/13