Bonds gets 30 days at home in Beverly Hills, plus probation

Retired baseball slugger Barry Bonds, the sport's all-time home run champion who lives in Beverly Hills, was sentenced in San Francisco federal court today to 30 days of home confinement, two years probation, 250 hours of community service and a $4,000 fine for lying during a grand jury investigation into performance drug use. The sentence was stayed pending appeal.

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