Tag: dean skelos
Attorneys argue that the evidence outlined in court was not strong enough to warrant a conviction.
The senator, who will be expelled from office, is scheduled to be sentenced in March, but will appeal the verdict.
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.
"They don’t know what the fuck they’re doing," Sen. Skelos said on wiretap, referring to Nassau County government.
"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."