Was tonya harding charged and/or convicted of any crime in the nancy kerrigan case?

Yes, a month after returning from the 1994 Winter Olympics, Tonya Harding was convicted of conspiracy to hinder prosecution.

In a plea agreement that ensured she will do no prison time, Harding pleaded guilty to hindering the investigation of the attack on rival U.S. skater Nancy Kerrigan.

Harding was heavily fined and banned from U.S. figure skating for life. She got three years probation, 500 hours of community service and a $100,000 fine for hindering the investigation.

On Jan. 6, 1994, a man hit Kerrigan with a club on the back of her knee, causing the figure skater to cry out in pain and bewilderment. When the full story emerged a week later, the nation became caught up in a real-life soap opera. Learn more about what happened on that day on History.com.

In the news: Margot Robbie spotted in character as Tonya Harding. The actress is portraying Harding in the biopic, “I, Tonya,” and was spotted on set in Atlanta, Georgia, wearing high-waisted jeans, a blue sweater and maroon ballet flats. Get more scoop on CBSNews.com.

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