A former state Senate leader and his son were convicted Friday of federal extortion charges, marking the second time in a month that one of Albany's most powerful politicians was run out office following a case that put the... Read More
Deliberations have begun in the federal corruption trial of former state Senate leader Dean Skelos. Read More
A defense attorney has told a jury at the corruption trial of former New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his adult son that the once-powerful lawmaker never sold his office. Read More
Former New York Senate leader Dean Skelos used his office to "strong arm" three businesses into giving his adult son $300,000 in fees and benefits in an extortion scheme that unraveled after investigators secretly recorded... Read More
New York lawmakers say they'll keep working on efforts to revoke pensions of corrupt politicians after news that ex-Speaker Sheldon Silver could receive as much as $100,000 despite a conviction for taking $4 million in kickbacks. Read More
The conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has shaken New York politics down to the granite foundations of the state Capitol, provoking fresh calls to overhaul a system that has stubbornly clung to its long history of... Read More
Former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was convicted Monday in a $5 million corruption case that took down one of New York's most powerful politicians and stunned a capital that had become accustomed to scandal. Read More
Motivated by greed, former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver devised schemes to collect millions of dollars in kickbacks in exchange for using his office to support a cancer researcher and real estate developers, a federal prosecutor... Read More
A real estate developer has testified he was kept in the dark about the fact that former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was collecting a cut of legal fees from his firm. Read More
One of the state's most powerful politicians badgered companies reliant upon his legislative support to funnel more than $300,000 to his son, a prosecutor told a jury at the start of a corruption trial Tuesday as defense lawyers... Read More
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