The former city council president said after he was sworn in last June that he would only serve out the remainder of former mayor Eddie Perez’s term.
Federal prosecutors plan to pursue new fraud charges against former New York Senate leader Joseph Bruno despite the U.S. Supreme Court’s rejection of some other convictions for “honest services” fraud.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — They’re accused of laundering millions of dollars through international networks that reach back to Israel, yet several of the defendants in New Jersey’s largest corruption sting have been allowed to travel […]
City leaders, police, city workers and community activists lined up to shake hands with Sharpe James on Thursday.
Governor Chris Christie is a hero, but few others are in a documentary about New Jersey that hits theaters tonight.
Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch says his fellow Democrats should dump one of their leaders, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Hiram Monserrate, the disgraced Queens politician who was expelled from the state Senate after an assault conviction, is accused of funding his 2006 campaign with charity money.
Former NY state comptroller Hevesi has pleaded guilty to a felony corruption charge for taking gifts while running the state’s multibillion dollar pension fund.
The state of New Jersey is getting ever more involved with the day-to-day operation of the nation’s second-largest gambling market.
Defense attorneys contended neither defendant agreed to do anything illegal and that no bribes were accepted.
Jurors in the federal corruption trial of Ridgefield Mayor Anthony Suarez and an associate were treated Tuesday to videotapes secretly made by a government informant.
Opening statements are scheduled to begin in the third trial stemming from last year’s huge federal corruption sting.
There was no deal yet to resolve possible criminal charges in a pay-to-play scandal involving the state’s former comptroller.
Michael Sohn got 37 months in prison for embezzling more than $250,000 in campaign funds from Shays.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal appeals court Thursday reversed one of former Newark Mayor Sharpe James’ corruption convictions in a ruling that likely will have more significance for other cases on appeal because James […]