NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It took the jury just over an hour to issue a guilty verdict against Bronx Assemblyman Eric Stevenson in his corruption trial.
As WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported, Stevenson was convicted on all counts Monday afternoon. No defense was presented in the case.READ MORE: Paterson, N.J. Doubling Down On Vaccination Efforts As Omicron Variant Inches Closer
This was the first major corruption trial and the first conviction in the latest wave of Albany legislative scandals, Cornell reported.