Daniel Van Pelt

Former New Jersey Assemblyman Daniel Van Pelt  (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Van Pelt Sentenced In New Jersey Corruption Case

The former New Jersey assemblyman snared in the state’s largest corruption sting is headed to prison for 41 months.


Government Witness Solomon Dwek (credit: CBS 2)

Sentencing Set For Ex-NJ Assemblyman Van Pelt

Daniel Van Pelt of Ocean Township was due in federal court Friday, nearly five months after a jury convicted him of accepting a bribe and attempted extortion.