|Rhode Island House of Representatives District 12|
|2011 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
On September 4, 2014, Medina was sentenced to three years in prison for stealing a life insurance settlement from an undocumented immigrant whose daughter died. In June 2014, a jury found Medina guilty of unlawful appropriation of funds, but acquitted him of one charge of embezzlement and one charge of obtaining money of more than $1,500 under false pretenses.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Medina served on these committees:
|Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 12 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Leo Medina Incumbent||35.1%||388|
|Rhode Island House District 52|
|Leo Medina (D)||1842|
In 2010, Medina raised a total of $5,167 in campaign funds. His top contributors were:
|Odess, Dennis M||$300|
Medina and his wife, Maria, have four children, Genevieve, Adrian, Jasmin and Kristopher.
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- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Providence Journal, "Former R.I. Rep. Medina faces 20 years after guilty verdict ," June 2, 2014
- Providence Journal, "Ex-R.I. lawmaker Medina gets 3 years for stealing life insurance payout," September 04, 2014
- Boston Globe, "Voters favor challengers in statehouse contests," September 12, 2012
- Candidates in Upcoming Elections, "Rhode Island Secretary of State," accessed July 9, 2012
- Rhode Island Board of Elections, "2012 primary election results," accessed November 24, 2014
- Rhode Island Board of Elections, "2010 primary election results," accessed November 24, 2014
- State of Rhode Island Board of Elections, "2010 Statewide General Election Results," accessed June 10, 2014
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions to Leo Medina," accessed November 25, 2014
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography of Leo Medina," accessed November 25, 2014
Joseph Almeida (D)
|Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 12
| Succeeded by|
Joseph Almeida (D)