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Prosecutors seek 12½ years for ex-Subway spokesman Fogle

Prosecutors seek 12½ years for ex-Subway spokesman Fogle

Jared Fogle's attorneys asked a judge for leniency Thursday, saying in court documents that the former Subway pitchman "is profoundly sorry" as he awaits sentencing on child pornography and sex-crime charges.

Fogle's lawyers are asking for a five-year prison term at next week's sentencing, the minimum they'd said they would seek after he agreed to plead guilty to one count each of travelling to engage in illicit sexual conduct with a minor and distribution and receipt of child pornography.

Prosecutors submitted their own sentencing memorandum Thursday requesting a 12 ½-year term — the most they'd agreed to seek under the plea deal — and a...

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