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YOUNGSTOWN, OH - UNDATED: (VIDEO CAPTURE) (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) Former Representative James A. Traficant Jr. appears in his latest television campaign advertisement. Traficant, who is currently serving an eight-year federal prison sentence in Pennsylvania, is running as an independent for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. (Photo by the Traficant Campaign Headquarters/Getty Images)
YOUNGSTOWN, OH - UNDATED: (VIDEO CAPTURE) (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) Former Representative James A. Traficant Jr. appears in his latest television campaign advertisement. Traficant, who is currently serving an eight-year federal prison sentence in Pennsylvania, is running as an independent for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. (Photo by the Traficant Campaign Headquarters/Getty Images)

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Former Ohio congressman James Traficant has died. He was 73.

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Former Ohio congressman James Traficant has died. He was 73.