Espada, Son Due in Court

Former state Senate Democratic leader charged in federal fraud indictment

Friday, Mar 4, 2011  |  Updated 8:45 AM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Espada, Son Due in Court

AP

A former New York state Senate Democratic leader and his son are due at a pre-trial hearing in New York City.

Pedro Espada Jr. and his son Pedro G. Espada are charged in a federal fraud indictment. They are accused of embezzling more than $500,000 from their federally funded Bronx health clinic.     

The hearing is scheduled in Brooklyn federal court on Friday.     

Espada and his son have pleaded not guilty.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
21st Century Solutions
The NBCUniversal Foundation is partnering... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out