Kent was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the Dec. 15 death of rural Americus hunter Beau Arndt, 18, who was shot while hunting. Kent was sentenced to 32 months in prison.
During the sentencing, Mitchell testified on Kent's behalf, saying he considered him a friend.
In answer to the commission's inquiry, Mitchell admitted testifying as a character witness without being required to by a subpoena.
Information from: The Topeka Capital-Journal,
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