Convicted Ex-NY State Senate Leader Dean Skelos Seeks New TrialEx-New York state Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son are seeking a new trial six weeks after they were convicted of federal corruption charges.
Jury Finds Ex-NY Senate Leader Dean Skelos, Son Guilty In Federal Corruption TrialSkelos and his son, Adam, were found guilty Friday of eight counts of bribery, extortion and conspiracy.
Deliberations Begin At Corruption Trial Of Ex-NY Senate Leader Dean SkelosThe federal corruption trial of former state Senate leader Dean Skelos is now in the final phase.
Lawyer In Closing Arguments: Ex-NY Senate Leader Skelos Never Sold OfficeIn closing arguments on Wednesday in federal court in Manhattan, attorney G. Robert Gage denied the Long Island Republican extorted three businesses to get $300,000 in fees and benefits for Adam Skelos.
Prosecutor In Closing Remarks: Skelos Bullied Companies For SonAssistant U.S. Attorney Rahul Mukhi said in Manhattan federal court that Skelos "strong-armed" three companies to force them to pay his son $300,000.
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.
Jury Selection Begins In Corruption Trial Of Dean Skelos And His SonJury selection will begin Monday in the trial of former New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son.
Corruption Trial Begins Monday For Ex-Senate Leader Dean Skelos, SonJury selection begins Monday in Manhattan federal court in the extortion and bribery trial of former Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam.
Opening Statements Begin In Trial Of Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon SilverA prosecutor has kicked off former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's corruption trial by saying he used his "enormous power'' to make about $5 million illegally.
Judge Refuses Motion To Drop Charges Against Ex-NY Senate Leader Dean Skelos And SonAn indictment against the pair alleges a medical malpractice insurer provided Adam Skelos with a no-show job while it lobbied his father on legislative matters.
Former State Senate Leader Skelos' Daughter Arrested In Quarrel At HomeThe daughter-in-law of former state Senate leader Dean Skelos has been arrested following a fight at her Long Island home.