Tag: corruption

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.