Tag: corruption

Attorneys for Dean Skelos and Son Request Acquittal

Attorneys argue that the evidence outlined in court was not strong enough to warrant a conviction.

Skelos Corruption Trial: Closing Arguments Over, Jury Deliberations Begin

Prosecutors summed up their theory of the case while defenders tried to poke holes in the testimony.

Skelos Corruption Trial: Dean & Adam Decline Testimony, Closing Arguments Continue

The judge asked the senator and his son whether they had anything to drink in the past 24 hours. The senator said he had a glass of wine; his son, a margarita.

Skelos Corruption Trial: Insurer Feared Firing Senator’s Son Would Hurt Lobbying...

"I did not want to have a problem in Albany."

Skelos Corruption Trial: No Mention of Son’s Ties in AbTech-Agency Meeting

"Find it curious that [state] senate Republican is reaching out to me directly."

Skelos Corruption Trial: FBI Had AbTech VP Wear a Wire

"Normally, I'm never that cautious...but with everything going on, I'm trying to be."

Skelos Corruption Trial: Emails Reveal Senator’s Calls Were Offered To Help...

"One step at a time. Haha. Your dad prob needs to make a call."

Sheldon Silver Found Guilty in Month-long Corruption Trial

Today, Sheldon Silver got justice, and at long last, so did the people of New York."

Skelos Corruption Trial: Exec Said He Had No Choice in Doubling...

"The last thing I wanted to do is alienate...the senator."

Skelos Corruption Trial: Ex-North Hempstead Pol Testified He Gave Adam Skelos...

An ex-North Hempstead Town Councilman met Adam for lunch at Coolfish, a restaurant in Syosset, to give Adam a check for $20,000, authorities said.
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