Newly Disclosed Tapes Could Stop Malcolm Smith Corruption TrialDefense attorneys argued Friday that the trial must be halted because more than 90 hours of secret recordings -- including 28 hours in Yiddish -- had been withheld by prosecutors until this week.
WCBS 880: Jurors Watch Video Of Undercover Agents Discussing Alleged Bribe Scheme With Malcolm SmithSmith allegedly paid off former City Councilman Daniel Halloran and top Republican Party bosses, believing running on the GOP line would help his chances at winning City Hall.
Jury Listens To Taped Conversations In Malcolm Smith Corruption TrialThe jury in the trial of state Sen. Malcolm Smith will have to figure out the difference between a bribe and a campaign contribution.
Attorney In NYC Corruption Trial Argues Vincent Tabone Didn't Know He Was Taking BribesOn Thursday, Vincent Tabone's attorney gave the jury his take on the bribe payment scene that allegedly unfolded on Valentine's Day last year.
Judge Denies Insanity Defense For Ex-City Councilman Halloran In Corruption CaseDan Halloran, a co-defendant in the trial against state Sen. Malcolm Smith, raised the question of an insanity defense as jury selection continued Tuesday.
City Councilman Halloran Seeks To Have Bribery Charges DroppedNew York City Councilman Daniel Halloran (R-19th) wants bribery charges against him dismissed.
Queens Councilman Charged In Corruption Case Won't Seek Re-ElectionCouncilman Daniel Halloran said Wednesday that he wouldn't seek to keep his Queens seat in November's election so he could focus on exonerating himself.
Halloran Faces Investigation From Own City Council ColleaguesAlready hit with criminal charges alleging that he took bribes in a federal corruption case, New York City Councilman Daniel Halloran (R-19th) is now facing an investigation by his own colleagues.