For a second time, a federal judge in Birmingham has delayed the sentencing of a former Jefferson County commissioner who admitted she lied to a federal grand jury last year when she denied receiving gifts from a Montgomery investment banker involved in the county’s sewer bond transactions.

Mary Buckelew agreed to plead guilty to one count of obstructing justice after she admitted receiving lavish gifts in New York City and in Birmingham from the banker. She was to be sentenced June 30.

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