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USA Today
Cuomo to investigate his office amid federal probethe convictions of the two former legislative leaders, former Assembly Speaker
Cuomo to investigate his office amid federal probe
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
the convictions of the two former legislative leaders, former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and ex-Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. They are set for sentencing next month in the separate cases. In January, Bharara absolved Cuomo of wrongdoing... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo’s office gets subpoena in probe of Buffalo Billionwho in December won the corruption convictions of former Assembly Speaker Sheld
Cuomo’s office gets subpoena in probe of Buffalo Billion
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 hours ago
who in December won the corruption convictions of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. Bharara also recently opened a probe into fundraising activities by the campaign of New York Mayor Bill de... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Cuomo to investigate his office amid federal probethe convictions of the two former legislative leaders, former Assembly Speaker
Cuomo to investigate his office amid federal probe
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
the convictions of the two former legislative leaders, former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and ex-Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. They are set for sentencing next month in the separate cases. In January, Bharara absolved Cuomo of wrongdoing... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Ballot count continues in NY Senate race900 ballots were opened. The rest will likely take at least a few days to count
Ballot count continues in NY Senate race
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
900 ballots were opened. The rest will likely take at least a few days to count. The winner replaces ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos who was convicted of corruption. A Kaminsky victory will give Democrats the Senate majority but Republican... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio staffers slapped with subpoenas as scandal deepensRosen. Some of the subpoenas bear the name of Manhattan prosecutor Tatiana Mar
De Blasio staffers slapped with subpoenas as scandal deepens
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
Rosen. Some of the subpoenas bear the name of Manhattan prosecutor Tatiana Martins, who was part of the legal team that last year won the conviction of former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos on corruption charges, according to The Jou... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Ballot count continues in NY Senate race900 ballots were opened. The rest will likely take at least a few days to count
Ballot count continues in NY Senate race
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
900 ballots were opened. The rest will likely take at least a few days to count. The winner replaces ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos who was convicted of corruption. A Kaminsky victory will give Democrats the Senate majority but Republican... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Result of Senate race could be days awaywould have to pick up a large percentage of them to overcome his deficit.The vi
Result of Senate race could be days away
MPNnow.com / Posted 2 days ago
would have to pick up a large percentage of them to overcome his deficit.The victor will replace ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos, who was convicted of corruption last year and is set to be sentenced next month.Democrats had hoped Kaminsky... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Funding source changed for Empire Outlets subsidiesreported, instead of the controversial Transformative Investment Program, creat
Funding source changed for Empire Outlets subsidies
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
reported, instead of the controversial Transformative Investment Program, created by former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, who was convicted of corruption charges and awaits sentencing. Jason Conwall, an Empire State Development... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Court appears likely to ease public corruption rules in McDonnell casewere convicted under bribery and "honest services" statutes. In New York, forme
Court appears likely to ease public corruption rules in McDonnell case
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
were convicted under bribery and "honest services" statutes. In New York, former legislative leaders Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos are appealing their federal bribery convictions. "The question is, what is bribery?" said Scott Nelson of Public... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
No recount yet in contested Long Island state Senate racebegun as of Wednesday and could take days or weeks. The Senate returns Tuesday.
No recount yet in contested Long Island state Senate race
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
begun as of Wednesday and could take days or weeks. The Senate returns Tuesday. The winner replaces ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos who was convicted of corruption. If Kaminsky wins the Democrats will have a majority of Senate seats. But... Read more
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USA Today
Supreme Court to define limits on political corruptionwere convicted under bribery and "honest services" statutes. In New York, forme
Supreme Court to define limits on political corruption
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
were convicted under bribery and "honest services" statutes. In New York, former legislative leaders Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos are appealing their federal bribery convictions. "The question is, what is bribery?" says Scott Nelson of Public... Read more
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New York Post
Desperate de Blasio rips a page from the Bill Clinton playbookpartisan Republican. Bharara is deliberate, and his political corruption cases
Desperate de Blasio rips a page from the Bill Clinton playbook
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
partisan Republican. Bharara is deliberate, and his political corruption cases have been flawless — ask Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos. And the partisan angle is a dead end: Bharara was appointed by President Obama. The mayor is also at a... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio tied to ‘untraceable’ $50K for Kaminsky campaignby 780 votes in the April 19 special election to fill the seat formerly held by
De Blasio tied to ‘untraceable’ $50K for Kaminsky campaign
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
by 780 votes in the April 19 special election to fill the seat formerly held by convicted Republican Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. The funds were wired to the committee’s account by a Delaware company named A&J Contracting, the paper said, so... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio’s administration might be the dumbest in modern timesdidn’t happen, and now US Attorney Preet Bharara — fresh from his high-drama co
De Blasio’s administration might be the dumbest in modern times
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
didn’t happen, and now US Attorney Preet Bharara — fresh from his high-drama convictions of Shelly Silver and Dean Skelos — is sorting out what all those donors got for their money. De Blasio made stunning — wholly avoidable —... Read more
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New York Post
The mayor is going down!and transactions. It can be no comfort to him that Bharara, who brought down f
The mayor is going down!
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
and transactions. It can be no comfort to him that Bharara, who brought down former Albany kingpins Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos, is on the case. If the mayor knows a good ­defense lawyer, he ought to hire him ­immediately. My belief, based... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Peter Liang gets probation | Brooklyn voter rolls probe | Feds ask for long sentence for Silverkey Senate election Democratic Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky won the state Senate
Peter Liang gets probation | Brooklyn voter rolls probe | Feds ask for long sentence for Silver
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
key Senate election Democratic Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky won the state Senate seat held by former Republican Senate leader Dean Skelos, handing the Democrats a numerical majority in the upper house. The party still has to rein in six Democrats who... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Democrats: Don't delay Senate swearing in for Kaminskybecause Senate Republicans are demanding a full recount in the election on Long
Democrats: Don't delay Senate swearing in for Kaminsky
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
because Senate Republicans are demanding a full recount in the election on Long Island to replace ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos, who was convicted of corruption. Todd Kaminsky won 780 more votes than Republican Chris McGrath Tuesday, but at... Read more
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New York Post
Selling out on $15 just bought NY Republicans … nothingthey deserve it. After throwing the kitchen sink at Tuesday’s special election
Selling out on $15 just bought NY Republicans … nothing
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
they deserve it. After throwing the kitchen sink at Tuesday’s special election for convicted state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos’ former Long Island seat — and selling their souls to Gov. Cuomo in the process — it looks like Democratic... Read more
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MPNnow.com
NY Senate race vote count to take dayswait a week to begin counting absentee ballots to ensure they have all arrived.
NY Senate race vote count to take days
MPNnow.com / Posted 9 days ago
wait a week to begin counting absentee ballots to ensure they have all arrived.The winner will replace ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos, who held the seat for decades only to lose it last year when he was convicted of federal corruption charges that... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Democrats gain majority, not power, in NY Senatefrom Nassau County, appeared to win the special election Tuesday to replace con
Democrats gain majority, not power, in NY Senate
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
from Nassau County, appeared to win the special election Tuesday to replace convicted former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, topping Republican attorney Christopher McGrath by 780 votes before absentee ballots were counted. The win... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Democrats gain majority, not power, in NY Senatefrom Nassau County, appeared to win the special election Tuesday to replace con
Democrats gain majority, not power, in NY Senate
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
from Nassau County, appeared to win the special election Tuesday to replace convicted former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, topping Republican attorney Christopher McGrath by 780 votes before absentee ballots were counted. The win... Read more
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NBC New York
Vote Count to Take Several Days in Contested NY Senate Raceis too close to call. The two men waged aggressive campaigns for the seat, whi
Vote Count to Take Several Days in Contested NY Senate Race
NBC New York / Posted 9 days ago
is too close to call. The two men waged aggressive campaigns for the seat, which had been held by ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos until he was convicted of corruption last year. County election officials are required to wait a week to count... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
KING5 Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Democrat Todd Kaminsky declares win for NY Senate, votes still being countedwas leading Republican Chris McGrath in the race for the Long Island Senate sea
Democrat Todd Kaminsky declares win for NY Senate, votes still being counted
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 9 days ago
was leading Republican Chris McGrath in the race for the Long Island Senate seat formerly held by ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos before he was convicted of corruption last year. McGrath's campaign said the race was too close to call and that... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
New York primary: 5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
New York primary: 5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton winscandidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replac
5 takeaways from Trump, Clinton wins
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Tuesday. There was a key special election in Nassau County to replace now-former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was convicted last year of fraud, bribery and extortion. And the Democratic enrollment edge... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Williams wins Brooklyn Assembly seatChris McGrath in Tuesday's special election, which will fill the seat left vaca
Williams wins Brooklyn Assembly seat
Lake Placid News / Posted 10 days ago
Chris McGrath in Tuesday's special election, which will fill the seat left vacant by former Republican Senate Leader Dean Skelos following a corruption conviction last year. The outcome could determine which party controls the Senate, which... Read more
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NBC New York
Kaminsky Declares NY Senate Victory; McGrath Won't Concedeleft to be counted. The two men waged aggressive campaigns for the seat, which
Kaminsky Declares NY Senate Victory; McGrath Won't Concede
NBC New York / Posted 10 days ago
left to be counted. The two men waged aggressive campaigns for the seat, which had been held by ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos until he was convicted of corruption last year. Democrats and Republicans now hold 31 seats each in the state... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Pivotal NY Senate race too close to callPresident Barack Obama.Kaminsky, a member of the Assembly, faced Republican att
Pivotal NY Senate race too close to call
MPNnow.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Barack Obama.Kaminsky, a member of the Assembly, faced Republican attorney Chris McGrath in the race to succeed Dean Skelos, the former Republican Senate leader convicted of corruption last year.Democrats and Republicans now hold 31... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Dems claim control of Senate with victory in Skelos’ old seatspecial election to fill the Long Island Senate seat made vacant by the recent
Dems claim control of Senate with victory in Skelos’ old seat
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
special election to fill the Long Island Senate seat made vacant by the recent conviction of former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. The apparent victory by Todd Kaminsky, a current member of the Assembly, over Republican Christopher McGrath,... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
NY voters send 3 to Assembly, decide pivotal Senate racePresident Barack Obama. Kaminsky, a member of the Assembly, faced Republican a
NY voters send 3 to Assembly, decide pivotal Senate race
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 10 days ago
President Barack Obama. Kaminsky, a member of the Assembly, faced Republican attorney Chris McGrath in the race to succeed Dean Skelos, the former Republican Senate leader convicted of corruption last year. Democrats and Republicans now hold 31... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Obama backs Kaminsky in pivotal NY Senate raceChris McGrath in Tuesday's special election, which will fill the seat left vaca
Obama backs Kaminsky in pivotal NY Senate race
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 days ago
Chris McGrath in Tuesday's special election, which will fill the seat left vacant by former Republican Senate Leader Dean Skelos following a corruption conviction last year. The outcome could determine which party controls the Senate, which... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Obama backs Kaminsky in pivotal NY Senate raceChris McGrath in Tuesday's special election, which will fill the seat left vaca
Obama backs Kaminsky in pivotal NY Senate race
Brandon Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Chris McGrath in Tuesday's special election, which will fill the seat left vacant by former Republican Senate Leader Dean Skelos following a corruption conviction last year. The outcome could determine which party controls the Senate, which... Read more
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NBC New York
Silver, Skelos Replacements to Be Chosenreplacements for disgraced politicians Sheldon Silver, the former Democratic sp
Silver, Skelos Replacements to Be Chosen
NBC New York / Posted 10 days ago
replacements for disgraced politicians Sheldon Silver, the former Democratic speaker of the New York Assembly, and Dean Skelos, the ex-Republican majority leader of the New York Senate, will also be chosen. The winners’ terms last only... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Long Island Senate election could tip balance of NY Senatea shot at total control of state government. Republican Chris McGrath and Demo
Long Island Senate election could tip balance of NY Senate
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 10 days ago
a shot at total control of state government. Republican Chris McGrath and Democrat Todd Kaminsky are vying to replace Dean Skelos, the former Republican Senate leader convicted of corruption last year. It's one of four special legislative... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Long Island Senate election could tip balance of NY Senatea shot at total control of state government. Republican Chris McGrath and Demo
Long Island Senate election could tip balance of NY Senate
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
a shot at total control of state government. Republican Chris McGrath and Democrat Todd Kaminsky are vying to replace Dean Skelos, the former Republican Senate leader convicted of corruption last year. It's one of four special legislative... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
4 things to look for in Tuesday's New York electionsseat, a contentious race has been brewing for the state Senate seat on Long Isl
4 things to look for in Tuesday's New York elections
Staten Island Advance / Posted 10 days ago
seat, a contentious race has been brewing for the state Senate seat on Long Island formerly held by Majority Leader Dean Skelos, who resigned amid criminal charges of corruption. How that race plays out could affect the makeup of the state... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Long Island Senate election could tip balance of NY Senatea shot at total control of state government. Republican Chris McGrath and Demo
Long Island Senate election could tip balance of NY Senate
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 11 days ago
a shot at total control of state government. Republican Chris McGrath and Democrat Todd Kaminsky are vying to replace Dean Skelos, the former Republican Senate leader convicted of corruption last year. It's one of four special legislative... Read more
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The Washington Times
Long Island Senate election could tip balance of NY Senatestate government. Republican Chris McGrath and Democrat Todd Kaminsky are vyin
Long Island Senate election could tip balance of NY Senate
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
state government. Republican Chris McGrath and Democrat Todd Kaminsky are vying in Tuesday’s special election to replace Dean Skelos, the former Republican Senate leader convicted of corruption last year. It’s one of four elections to fill empty... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Judge denies new trial for former NY Senate leaderNEW YORK (AP)-- A judge has refused to grant a new trial to former New York Sen
Judge denies new trial for former NY Senate leader
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP)-- A judge has refused to grant a new trial to former New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his adult son. The two were convicted in December. Federal Judge Kimba Wood said in a document made public Friday that the once-powerful... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Judge refuses to grant new trial to ex-Senate leader, sonA judge has refused to grant a new trial to former New York Senate leader Dean
Judge refuses to grant new trial to ex-Senate leader, son
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 14 days ago
A judge has refused to grant a new trial to former New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his adult son after concluding that evidence produced by the government supported the jury verdict. The two were convicted in December. U.S. District Judge... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Judge refuses to grant new trial to ex-Senate leader, sonNEW YORK (AP) - A judge has refused to grant a new trial to former New York Sen
Judge refuses to grant new trial to ex-Senate leader, son
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A judge has refused to grant a new trial to former New York Senate leader Dean Skelos (SKEH'-lohs) and his adult son. The two were convicted in December. Federal Judge Kimba Wood said in a document made public Friday that the... Read more
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