Former New York State Sen. Pedro Espada Gets 5 Years In PrisonThe once-influential politician was convicted previously in a separate case alleging he looted more than $500,000 from taxpayer-subsidized health clinics in the Bronx.
Former Sen. Pedro Espada Pleads Guilty To Tax FraudDisgraced former State Senator Pedro Espada Jr. is finally going to jail for using money from his Bronx health clinics to fund a lavish lifestyle.
Pedro Espada Expected To Plead Guilty To Remaining Charge In Embezzlement CaseSome charges were left unresolved by the jury when Espada was found guilty in Brooklyn Federal Court in May. The jury deadlocked on one count against him and on all charges against his son.
Ex-Lawmaker Espada Prepares For Federal Embezzlement TrialEx-lawmaker Pedro Espada Jr. is preparing for a federal trial on embezzlement charges this week in New York.