Former Lt. Gov. Ken Ard, flanked by attorneys, pleads guilty Friday in a Richland County courtroom after resigning his State House post  Ard was sentenced to 5 years probation, a $5,000 fine and 300 hours of community service.
Former Lt. Gov. Ken Ard, flanked by attorneys, pleads guilty Friday in a Richland County courtroom after resigning his State House post Ard was sentenced to 5 years probation, a $5,000 fine and 300 hours of community service. Tracy Glantz/tglantz@thestate.co
Former Lt. Gov. Ken Ard, flanked by attorneys, pleads guilty Friday in a Richland County courtroom after resigning his State House post Ard was sentenced to 5 years probation, a $5,000 fine and 300 hours of community service. Tracy Glantz/tglantz@thestate.co

Ard resigns, is indicted, gets probation

March 10, 2012 12:00 AM

UPDATED November 03, 2012 02:19 AM

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