'Stressed Out' Juror Asks To Be Excused From Sheldon Silver DeliberationsIn her note, the juror said she had a different opinion and view than other jurors "and it is making me feel very, very uncomfortable." Other jurors, she said, were telling her she was not using her common sense.
Real Estate Exec Claims Sen. Skelos Badgered Him To Help His SonA real estate company executive testified Thursday that he felt badgered and uncomfortable when he got what he believed to be inappropriate requests from a temperamental former New York Senate leader to help his son.
Witness Claims Sen. Skelos' Son Threatened To 'Smash His Head In'Jurors at the corruption trial of former New York state Senate Dean Skelos leader got a taste of smash-mouth politics Wednesday.
Prosecutors Rest Case In Sheldon Silver Corruption TrialProsecutors rested Wednesday in the corruption trial of former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Ex-New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's Corruption Trial UnderwayJury selection is underway in the corruption trial of a former New York Assembly speaker charged with accepting nearly $4 million in payoffs and kickbacks.
Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver: I Will Be Vindicated After TrialFormer New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver says he believes he will be vindicated after his corruption trial.
$177 Bagel Takes Center Stage At Councilman's TrialFederal prosecutors say New York City Councilman Larry Seabrook submitted a receipt f or a $177.64 Snapple and bagel sandwich for reimbursement -- and that it wasn't an innocent misprint.
Mixed Verdict In Former Secaucus Mayor Dennis Elwell's Corruption TrialA jury has returned a mixed verdict in the case of a northern New Jersey mayor caught up in the state's largest public corruption case.
Ex-Hoboken Mayor Gets 2 Years In Corruption CasePeter Cammarano III has been sentenced to two years in prison for accepting bribes from a federal informant posing as a corrupt developer.