NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The attorney for the former Norfolk city treasurer convicted of public corruption and perjury filed an appeal with the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday.
Anthony Burfoot’s lawyer, Andrew Sacks, is appealing his client’s convictions and sentence.
Sacks and prosecutors have 14 days to file documents with the appellate court to continue the appeals process.
Burfoot is currently serving a six-year sentence at United States Penitentiary Canaan in Wayne County, Pennsylvania.
Burfoot has continually maintained his innocence.