Dean Skelos Gets 4 Years, 3 Months In Corruption SentencingFormer New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos has been sentenced to spend more than four years in prison following his conviction in a corruption retrial.
Norman Seabrook Bribery Retrial Continues ThursdayOpening statements will be heard in Norman Seabrook’s corruption retrial, Thursday morning.
Gov. Cuomo Feels Heat After Ally Is Convicted On Corruption ChargesGov. Andrew Cuomo is feeling the political heat after another member of his administration is convicted of federal corruption charges.
Cuomo Seeks To Close Campaign Finance Loophole In Fight Against CorruptionGov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday unveiled a new proposal to close a campaign finance loophole linked to Albany's culture of corruption.
U.S. Attorney: 'Insufficent Evidence To Prove A Federal Crime' After Closing Of Moreland CommissionBharara looked into whether the Cuomo administration put pressure on commission members to make public statements defending the governor after the 2014 closing of the Moreland Commission.
DOJ Pushes Back Against Sen. Menendez's Defense Team's Call To Drop IndictmentThe Justice Department pushed back Monday against efforts by U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez to dismiss the corruption indictment against him.
Former Spring Valley Mayor Noramie Jasmin Gets 4 Years In Bribery CaseThe judge in the case said Jasmin had betrayed the residents of her troubled New York village, especially young women looking for a role model.
Disclosure: Sen. Menendez Has Raised Over $1.5 Million For Legal DefenseU.S. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) has raised more than $1.5 million for his legal defense fund since he was indicted on federal corruption charges in April.
Prosecutor: State Sen. Libous Tried To Cover Up Arranging Job For SonA prosecutor alleged in opening statements Tuesday that the deputy majority leader of the New York Senate lied repeatedly to FBI agents, in order to cover up that he arranged a high-paying job for his son with a politically connected law firm.
Trial Date Set For Indicted Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon SilverA November trial date was set Tuesday for the corruption case against former New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who after pleading not guilty insisted that he will vindicated.
NY Senate Leader Dean Skelos Not Resigning Amid Federal InvestigationRepublican Dean Skelos told reporters that he has hired an attorney in response to the investigation but said he had no plans to step down.
Sources: N.Y. Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, Son Investigated After Allegations Of Corruption"I have and will continue to cooperate with any inquiry," Skelos said in a statement Thursday.