Sen. Gustavo Rivera Leads By Example In Effort To Make The Bronx HealthyRivera has dropped nearly 30 pounds in the past year while updating followers on his Facebook page of his progress.
Former N.Y. Senator Pedro Espada Jr. Found Guilty Of 4 Counts Of TheftHours after jurors reached a partial verdict in the federal fraud case against former Bronx senator Pedro Espada Jr., the judge declared a mistrial in the remaining conspiracy and tax fraud counts against the politician and in all counts against his son.
Juror Refuses To Deliberate, Espada Trial Temporarily Comes To A HaltA deadlocked jury has delayed a verdict in the federal fraud case against former Bronx senator Pedro Espada. As he awaited his fate earlier Wednesday, an angry Espada went off on Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Former New York Sen. Pedro Espada Jr.'s Federal Embezzlement Trial BeginsFormer senator Pedro Espada went on trial Wednesday nearly three years after CBS 2 began a series of exposes about his political career and the operation of his Bronx health clinic.
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.
Pedro Espada, Son Plead Not Guilty To New Tax Fraud Charges The Espadas were accused of cheating on their taxes, as well as stealing more than $500,000 from their health clinic in the Bronx. In addition to theft and embezzlement charges, they were charged with tax evasion.
Ex-NY Democrat Leader Espada Faces New ChargesThe Espadas were accused of cheating on their taxes, as well as stealing more than $500,000 from their health clinic in the Bronx.
Ex-NY Sen. Espada Gets Fall Trial DateAt a brief court hearing, a Brooklyn judge scheduled jury selection for Sept. 12 in the case against Pedro Espada Jr. and his son, Pedro G. Espada.
Espada Father, Son Due In Court For Pre-Trial HearingA former New York state Senate Democratic leader and his son are due at a pre-trial hearing in New York City.
Prosecutors: Ex-NY Senator Could Face Tax ChargesAlready charged in a federal fraud indictment, the former New York state Senate Democratic leader and his son could also soon be facing charges of tax evasion.
New York Candidates Prepare For Primary Day A number of high profile races -- including the Republican primary for governor and Democratic nomination for attorney general will be decided Tuesday.