Jesse Jackson Jr files for divorce from wife Sandi

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr has filed for divorce from his wife, former Chicago alderman Sandi Jackson.

Citing irreconcilable differences, Jackson filed the paperwork with the Cook County Clerk of the circuit court.

Both Jacksons recently spent time in federal prison in connection with public corruption on the part of the former congressman and then filing false tax returns.

This is a developing story.  Check back for details.