Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Silver Petitions To Remain Free Pending Appeal Of ConvictionFormer New York state Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver has filed a motion asking to remain free pending appeal of his criminal conviction.
Ex-NY Senate Leader Dean Skelos Gets 5 Years In Prison, Son Adam 6 1/2 In Corruption CaseFormer New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, whose sentence was significantly lower than prosecutors had asked for, was also fined $500,000.
Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Gets 12 Years In Corruption CaseSilver, once one of state's premier powerbrokers, gets 12 years in prison.
Prosecutors: Sheldon Silver Should Go To Prison For More Than A DecadeProsecutors urged a judge Wednesday to set an example by sending Sheldon Silver to prison for substantially more than a decade.
Democrat Alice Cancel Wins Sheldon Silver's Old NYS Assembly SeatVoters in Lower Manhattan chose a replacement Tuesday night for disgraced former state Assembly Leader Sheldon Silver.
Feds: Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Had Extramarital AffairsFormer New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver had engaged in extramarital affairs with two women, one of whom lobbied him on a regular basis, according to newly released court documents.
Former Speaker Silver Disbarred 4 Months After ConvictionFormer New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has lost his license to practice law, four months after he was convicted of fraud and extortion.
Ex-NY Senate Leader Dean Skelos To Receive Nearly $100K Yearly Pension Despite Corruption ConvictionSkelos and his son were found guilty of eight counts of bribery, extortion and conspiracy.
Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Put In For Pension Day After ConvictionIn spite of his felony corruption conviction on Monday, former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver may still be able to collect his state pension.
Cuomo Says Silver Conviction Sends Loud, Clear Message: 'You Will Get Caught'The conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has shaken New York politics and provoked fresh calls to overhaul a government with a long history of corruption.
Sheldon Silver Found Guilty On All Counts In Corruption TrialFormer New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was found guilty on all counts Monday afternoon in his federal trial on charges of bribery, extortion and money laundering.
Deliberations Adjourned At Trial Of Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver For Holiday BreakJurors worked through the morning on Wednesday before adjourning for the long holiday weekend.