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Attorney In NYC Corruption Trial Argues Vincent Tabone Didn’t Know He Was Taking Bribes

On Thursday, Vincent Tabone’s attorney gave the jury his take on the bribe payment scene that allegedly unfolded on Valentine’s Day last year.


Former City Council Member Dan Halloran (Credit: New York City Council)

Judge Denies Insanity Defense For Ex-City Councilman Halloran In Corruption Case

Dan Halloran, a co-defendant in the trial against state Sen. Malcolm Smith, raised the question of an insanity defense as jury selection continued Tuesday.


City Council Member Dan Halloran

Queens Councilman Charged In Corruption Case Won’t Seek Re-Election

Councilman Daniel Halloran said Wednesday that he wouldn’t seek to keep his Queens seat in November’s election so he could focus on exonerating himself.


Rabbi Saul Kassin, center, arrives at Clarkson S. Fisher federal building and United States courthouse Wednesday, June 1, 2011 in Trenton, N.J., for sentencing in his admitted role in a money laundering scheme. (credit: Mel Evans/AP)

Rabbi Gets Probation In New Jersey Corruption Case

The spiritual leader of the Syrian Jewish community in the United States was sentenced Wednesday to two years of unsupervised probation for using a charity he controlled to illegally funnel money to Israel.


Ex-Perth Amboy Mayor’s Corruption Case Goes To Jury

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The corruption case against former Perth Amboy mayor and state legislator Joseph Vas is now in the hands of a jury.