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Kingston Daily Freeman
ALAN CHARTOCK: It’s American as apple pie, but leaves a bad tasteto avoid conviction. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who convicted Speaker Sheldon
ALAN CHARTOCK: It’s American as apple pie, but leaves a bad taste
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 2 days ago
to avoid conviction. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who convicted Speaker Sheldon Silver and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos on pay-to-play charges, now has to see if they will get off because of the McDonnell decision. Put another way,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Judge: Sheldon Silver can remain free during appealSilver's appeal." The ruling came several weeks after another judge found that
Judge: Sheldon Silver can remain free during appeal
Staten Island Advance / Posted 3 days ago
Silver's appeal." The ruling came several weeks after another judge found that New York's former Senate majority leader, Dean Skelos, can remain free on bail while he appeals his conviction and five-year prison sentence in a separate corruption... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Sheldon Silver remains free on appealled the state Assembly from 1994 until shortly after his arrest in January 2015
Sheldon Silver remains free on appeal
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
led the state Assembly from 1994 until shortly after his arrest in January 2015. He and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Nassau County Republican, began 2015 as the leaders of the state Legislature. But both were convicted of... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Sheldon Silver To Remain Free Pending Appealtwo weeks after a court rules on his request to remain free for the length of a
Sheldon Silver To Remain Free Pending Appeal
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 4 days ago
two weeks after a court rules on his request to remain free for the length of any appeal. A different judge ruled earlier this month that former Senate majority leader Dean Skelos can remain free while he appeals his extortion and bribery ch... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Sheldon Silver remains free until October, at leastto turn himself in on Oct. 27 or 14 days after its ruling, whichever is later.
Sheldon Silver remains free until October, at least
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
to turn himself in on Oct. 27 or 14 days after its ruling, whichever is later. Silver and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Nassau County Republican, began 2015 as the leaders of the state Legislature. But both were convicted of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Silver prison term delayed until at least Oct. 31of his office to drive money to him through his outside law business dealings.
Silver prison term delayed until at least Oct. 31
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
of his office to drive money to him through his outside law business dealings. Silver and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, also convicted in December on corruption charges, are appealing their convictions based on the U.S. Supreme... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Cuomo signs ethics billin a statement. The bill's signing comes amid ongoing scandal in state governm
Cuomo signs ethics bill
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
in a statement. The bill's signing comes amid ongoing scandal in state government. The two former legislative leaders, Dean Skelos and Sheldon Silver, were sentenced earlier this year in separate corruption convictions and are out of jail... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo signs ethics law that watchdog groups pancorruption cases, including the convictions of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon
Cuomo signs ethics law that watchdog groups pan
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
corruption cases, including the convictions of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. The bill was also approved with a “message of necessity,” avoiding the three-day “aging” process that permits... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Editorials from around New Yorkof the top representatives in state government — former Assembly Speaker Sheldo
Editorials from around New York
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
of the top representatives in state government — former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and ex-Senate GOP Majority Leader Dean Skelos — were both recently indicted and convicted on a myriad of felony corruption charges. Other state lawmakers have... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Trickle Down Election Economics: How Big Money Can Affect Small Racessenator from Long Island was a Republican. Then the corruption investigation ro
Trickle Down Election Economics: How Big Money Can Affect Small Races
Naked Capitalism / Posted 6 days ago
senator from Long Island was a Republican. Then the corruption investigation roiling Albany took out Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, sentenced to five years in prison alongside his son for bribery, extortion, and conspiracy. Skelos had... Read more
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New York Post
Court’s ruling on corrupt NY pols’ pensions is long overdue“their dying day.” The two corrupt former legislative leaders, Assembly Speake
Court’s ruling on corrupt NY pols’ pensions is long overdue
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
“their dying day.” The two corrupt former legislative leaders, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, are in line for $80,000 and $96,000 respectively. But the judges said disgraced former Assemblyman Eric... Read more
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New York Post
Court ruling could allow feds to seize Silver and Skelos’ pensionspave the way for​ federal authorities to seize the state-protected pensions of
Court ruling could allow feds to seize Silver and Skelos’ pensions
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
pave the way for​ federal authorities to seize the state-protected pensions of corrupt politicians like Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos. The ruling, in the case of convicted former ​Bronx ​Assemblyman Eric Stevenson, found that his pension... Read more
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Gawker
Here's a Crazy Theory We Heard About Andrew Cuomocapital was rocked by a pair of corruption cases brought against Assembly Speak
Here's a Crazy Theory We Heard About Andrew Cuomo
Gawker / Posted 14 days ago
capital was rocked by a pair of corruption cases brought against Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. Both resigned from their positions and were found guilty. Together, Cuomo, Silver, and Skelos were known as the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinton Foundation reportedly under investigation by the fedshas its first black State Assembly Speaker, Carly Heastie. Bharara's case agai
Clinton Foundation reportedly under investigation by the feds
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
has its first black State Assembly Speaker, Carly Heastie. Bharara's case against New York's Republican Majority Leader Dean Skelos sent the politician to jail for five years. He warned New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York Governor... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Judge rules former Senate leader Skelos can be free pending appealcan remain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Man
Judge rules former Senate leader Skelos can be free pending appeal
Crain's New York Business / Posted 23 days ago
can remain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhattan Judge Kimba Wood ruled Thursday that Dean Skelos, a Republican, and his son, Adam, raised a substantial question on appeal in light of the Supreme Court's June... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Around NYSkelos, son remain free pending appeal Former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skel
Around NY
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
Skelos, son remain free pending appeal Former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son Adam will remain free on bail pending an appeal of their corruption convictions, a federal judge ruled Thursday. Found guilty of taking governmental... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Judge Rules Skelos Can Be Free Pending Appealremain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhatt
Judge Rules Skelos Can Be Free Pending Appeal
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 24 days ago
remain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhattan Judge Kimba Wood ruled Thursday. She said Dean Skelos, a Republican, and his son, Adam, raised a substantial question on appeal in light of a recent Supreme Court... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Will NY lawmakers get a 47% raise?should be coupled with reforms to the troubled Capitol. The two former legisla
Will NY lawmakers get a 47% raise?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 24 days ago
should be coupled with reforms to the troubled Capitol. The two former legislative leaders, Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, were both convicted in separate corruption cases last year. Any pay raise... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Skelos can remain free on appealALBANY -- Former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos can stay free on bail while
Skelos can remain free on appeal
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 24 days ago
ALBANY -- Former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos can stay free on bail while his corruption conviction is appealed, a federal judge ruled. Judge Kimba Wood ruled late Thursday the former power broker in New York can remain free on his own... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Judge rules former senate leader Skelos can be free pending appealFormer Senate majority leader Dean Skelos can remain free, for now. A judge sa
Judge rules former senate leader Skelos can be free pending appeal
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
Former Senate majority leader Dean Skelos can remain free, for now. A judge says New York's former Senate majority leader can remain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhattan Judge Kimba Wood ruled Thursday. She said... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Polls break for Clinton | State pressures Goldman Sachs | John Gotti's grandson arrestedextortion, credit card fraud and loan-sharking. [Crain’s New York Busines] Als
Polls break for Clinton | State pressures Goldman Sachs | John Gotti's grandson arrested
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
extortion, credit card fraud and loan-sharking. [Crain’s New York Busines] Also: Former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son Adam can remain free on bail pending appeals of their corruption convictions, a federal judge ruled.... Read more
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Salon.com
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appealremain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhatt
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appeal
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
remain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhattan Judge Kimba Wood ruled Thursday. She said Dean Skelos, a Republican, and his son, Adam, raised a substantial question on appeal in light of a recent Supreme Court... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appealThe father and son were convicted last year of extortion, conspiracy and briber
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appeal
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 25 days ago
The father and son were convicted last year of extortion, conspiracy and bribery. Earlier this year, Wood sentenced Dean Skelos to five years in prison and the son to 6 ½ years in prison. Another judge is deciding whether to let former New York... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appealremain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhatt
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appeal
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 25 days ago
remain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhattan Judge Kimba Wood ruled Thursday. She said Dean Skelos, a Republican, and his son, Adam, raised a substantial question on appeal in light of a recent Supreme Court... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appealremain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhatt
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appeal
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 25 days ago
remain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhattan Judge Kimba Wood ruled Thursday. She said Dean Skelos, a Republican, and his son, Adam, raised a substantial question on appeal in light of a recent Supreme Court... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appealremain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhatt
Judge rules Ex-NY Senate leader can be free pending appeal
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 25 days ago
remain free on bail while appealing extortion and bribery convictions. Manhattan Judge Kimba Wood ruled Thursday. She said Dean Skelos, a Republican, and his son Adam raised a substantial question on appeal in light of a recent Supreme Court... Read more
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