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Shirley Huntley

Shirley Huntley with husband and friends leaving federal court after her sentencing, May 9, 2013. (Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Ex-Lawmaker Shirley Huntley Sentenced To More Than A Year In Prison In Fraud Case

The 74-year-old former New York State lawmaker secretly recorded other politicians in a bid for leniency after she pleaded guilty to embezzling money.

05/09/2013

Former St. Sen. Shirley Huntley/file (credit: Shirley Huntley/NY State Senate)

Lawmakers Taped In Corruption Probe Named

Malcolm Smith of Queens and John Sampson of Brooklyn, two of those recorded, have already been charged with crimes including bribery and embezzlement, WCBS 880′s Irene Cornell reported.

05/08/2013

Former St. Sen. Shirley Huntley/file (credit: Shirley Huntley/NY State Senate)

Ex-Lawmaker Works With Feds To Bust Latest Allegedly Corrupt NYS Politician

CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer has learned another elected official is about to go down in the on-going corruption probe involving New York politicians and it turns out his colleague ratted him out.

05/03/2013

Former St. Sen. Shirley Huntley/file (credit: Shirley Huntley/NY State Senate)

Former State Sen. Shirley Huntley Pleads Guilty To Second Felony Stemming From Sham Charity

The Queens Democrat admitted to tampering with evidence and falsifying evidence in an effort to obstruct the investigation into a grant she sponsored for a nonprofit organization, prosecutors announced Wednesday.

02/13/2013

Sen. Shirley Huntley (C) outside a Nassau County courthouse on Monday, Aug. 27, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Queens Sen. Shirley Huntley Indicted In Pork Probe

Did another New York state lawmaker turn lawbreaker? A Queens state senator was recently busted for trying to cover up corruption involving her staff and family.

08/27/2012