(Akron) - Michael Forlani will spend the next 8 years in prison.

The former owner of Doan Pyramid Electric was sentenced in Akron federal court Monday for his guilty pleas last August to racketeering, bribery and other charges.

Federal Prosecutors claimed the 55-year old Forlani paid former Cuyahoga County Commissioner Jimmy Dimora 96-thousand dollars in bribes. Dimora was sentenced to a 28 year prison term for government corruption.

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