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Salon.com
Cops will always protect cops: This is why prosecutors and grand juries let the police off easypayoffs from respectable businesses, and enjoyed near total immunity from charg
Cops will always protect cops: This is why prosecutors and grand juries let the police off easy
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
payoffs from respectable businesses, and enjoyed near total immunity from charges of police brutality. Established by the New York State Senate, the Lexow Committee heard public testimony from nearly 700 witnesses, representing all walks of New... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Bill to end New York tampon tax heads to governorhave already enacted such exemptions as a movement builds against a tax that cr
Bill to end New York tampon tax heads to governor
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
have already enacted such exemptions as a movement builds against a tax that critics say unjustly targets women. The New York State Senate on Wednesday unanimously passed the bill, which exempts feminine hygiene products like sanitary... Read more
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Wayne Post
New York State Senate passes sex offender billsThe New York State Senate recently passed S.4776, a bill sponsored by Sen. Rich
New York State Senate passes sex offender bills
Wayne Post / Posted 2 days ago
The New York State Senate recently passed S.4776, a bill sponsored by Sen. Rich Funke, R-55th Dist., which would expand the information available on the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services sex offender registry’s website.Currently,... Read more
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NBC News
Bill to End New York Tampon Tax Heads to Governorhave already enacted such exemptions as a movement builds against a tax that cr
Bill to End New York Tampon Tax Heads to Governor
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
have already enacted such exemptions as a movement builds against a tax that critics say unjustly targets women. The New York State Senate on Wednesday unanimously passed the bill, which exempts feminine hygiene products like sanitary... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bill to end New York tampon tax heads to governorhave already enacted such exemptions as a movement builds against a tax that cr
Bill to end New York tampon tax heads to governor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
have already enacted such exemptions as a movement builds against a tax that critics say unjustly targets women. The New York State Senate on Wednesday unanimously passed the bill, which exempts feminine hygiene products like sanitary... Read more
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NBC New York
NY State Assembly Passes Bill That Makes Panhandling WIth Children IllegalAn I-Team investigation gets results. The New York State Senate passed a bill t
NY State Assembly Passes Bill That Makes Panhandling WIth Children Illegal
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
An I-Team investigation gets results. The New York State Senate passed a bill today that would make it illegal to use a child to beg for money. Lawmakers say they were motivated to act, after the News 4 I-Team exposed a group of women working... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
New Rochelle Student Wins Earth Day Poster Contest, Gets Visit from SenatorNEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- New York State Senate Democratic Conference Leader Andrea
New Rochelle Student Wins Earth Day Poster Contest, Gets Visit from Senator
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 3 days ago
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- New York State Senate Democratic Conference Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins visited Albert Leonard Middle School in New Rochlle to congratulate sixth-grader Olivia Moxey for being selected as the 2016 Earth Day poster contest... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yonkers
Yonkers Veteran Enters State Senate Hall of FameN.Y. -- Senate Democratic Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins today inducted 73 year-
Yonkers Veteran Enters State Senate Hall of Fame
The Daily Voice - Yonkers / Posted 3 days ago
N.Y. -- Senate Democratic Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins today inducted 73 year-old Samuel L. Reddic of Yonkers into the New York State Senate Veterans’ Hall of Fame. The honor and recognition is bestowed each year on a veteran from each Senate... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
New Rochelle Student Wins State Senate's 35th District Earth Day ContestDay poster. Olivia Moxey, the winner of the State Senate's 35th District conte
New Rochelle Student Wins State Senate's 35th District Earth Day Contest
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 4 days ago
Day poster. Olivia Moxey, the winner of the State Senate's 35th District contest, was congratulated Thursday, May 19, by New York State Senate Democratic Conference Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins. A total of 120 students in state Sen.... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
State Senate HonorsThe New York State Senate had an interesting guest on Tuesday. It was, in fact
State Senate Honors
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
The New York State Senate had an interesting guest on Tuesday. It was, in fact, the "Most Interesting Man in the World." Senator Joseph Griffo, of Rome, invited Jonathan Goldsmith, aka the "Most Interesting Man in the World," to the floor of the... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Lawmakers look to ban declawing cats in New York StateBut others say it must remain legal as a last resort for troubled felines whose
Lawmakers look to ban declawing cats in New York State
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 6 days ago
But others say it must remain legal as a last resort for troubled felines whose scratching behavior can’t be controlled. New York State Senate Bill S5084 would prohibit declawing of cats and other animals. Backers of the bill say declawed cats... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Senate’s Heroin Task Force Releases Report To Combat EpidemicOn Tuesday, the New York State Senate Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Add
Senate’s Heroin Task Force Releases Report To Combat Epidemic
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
On Tuesday, the New York State Senate Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction, which, for more than a year, has engaged with those on the front lines of the heroin epidemic, released a report of their findings and recommendations. Four areas... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
New York state Senate to review NYC's 5-cent plastic bag feeNEW YORK (AP) - The New York state Senate is looking into whether New York City
New York state Senate to review NYC's 5-cent plastic bag fee
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 9 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York state Senate is looking into whether New York City's plan to impose a fee on plastic bags will be a burden on consumers. The Senate is holding a hearing Friday in Manhattan to examine the 5-cent fee for single-use... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New York state Senate to review NYC's 5-cent plastic bag feeNEW YORK (AP) - The New York state Senate is looking into whether New York City
New York state Senate to review NYC's 5-cent plastic bag fee
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York state Senate is looking into whether New York City's plan to impose a fee on plastic bags will be a burden on consumers. The Senate is holding a hearing Friday in Manhattan to examine the 5-cent fee for single-use... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
NY Senate Task Force releases recommendations to fight heroin epidemic(WBNG) -- The New York State Senate Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addic
NY Senate Task Force releases recommendations to fight heroin epidemic
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 11 days ago
(WBNG) -- The New York State Senate Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction on Tuesday released a report summarizing findings and recommendations resulting from forums held across the state to address New York’s heroin epidemic. The report... Read more
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Wayne Post
Blue Heron Hill Country Club to host Meet the Candidates eventClub Drive, Macedon, will host a Meet the Candidates event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.
Blue Heron Hill Country Club to host Meet the Candidates event
Wayne Post / Posted 11 days ago
Club Drive, Macedon, will host a Meet the Candidates event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 27.Attendees will meet congressional candidates Colleen Deacon, Eric Kingson and Steve Williams; and New York state Senate District 54 candidate Kenan S. Baldri... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Senate to push for new heroin lawsALBANY -- The state Senate on Tuesday will release a report on the growing hero
Senate to push for new heroin laws
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
ALBANY -- The state Senate on Tuesday will release a report on the growing heroin epidemic in New York and pass a series of bills to address the problem. New York has been among states across the nation grappling with a growing heroin addiction... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Skelos Nephew, Ex-Sacred Heart Athlete, Charged With Assaulting ReporterA nephew of Dean Skelos who played lacrosse at Sacred Heart University in Fairf
Skelos Nephew, Ex-Sacred Heart Athlete, Charged With Assaulting Reporter
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 16 days ago
A nephew of Dean Skelos who played lacrosse at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield was arrested moments after the former New York State Senate Majority Leader was sentenced to five years in prison on Thursday for corruption. While surrounded by... Read more
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News 10 WILX
New York Senate pases bill protecting the right to sing "The Star Spangled Banner" in public(WNYT) The New York State Senate passed legislation on Tuesday that would prohi
New York Senate pases bill protecting the right to sing "The Star Spangled Banner" in public
News 10 WILX / Posted 16 days ago
(WNYT) The New York State Senate passed legislation on Tuesday that would prohibit cities from requiring a permit for the singing of the national anthem or the reciting of the pledge of allegiance. The issue became contentious after a school group... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pizza shop posts controversial sign about transgender restroom debateappreciated the message about the transgender restroom debate and wrote message
Pizza shop posts controversial sign about transgender restroom debate
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
appreciated the message about the transgender restroom debate and wrote messages of support. RELATED ARTICLES Former New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos sentenced to...Fake funeral home billboard advising people to 'Text and... Share... Read more
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Daily Mail
NY Senate leader gets 5 years in prison for corruptionFormer New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos sentenced to five years in pris
NY Senate leader gets 5 years in prison for corruption
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Former New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos sentenced to five years in prison in federal extortion case Republican Dean Skelos, 67, and his 33-year-old son, Adam, were found guilty of federal extortion charges in December On Thursday the elder... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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USA Today
N.Y. lawmaker Skelos sentenced to 5 yearsfor Dean Skelos, and a sentence of community service, drug and alcohol treatmen
N.Y. lawmaker Skelos sentenced to 5 years
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
for Dean Skelos, and a sentence of community service, drug and alcohol treatment and counseling for his son. Former New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos walks into a Manhattan court for his sentencing on May 12, 2016 in New... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
KING5 Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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First Coast News
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
KTVB Boise / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Skelos sentencedgoing to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen patte
Skelos sentenced
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
going to F them," wrote the judge. Skelos' actions represented "a brazen pattern of pressuring, bullying and threatening companies with substantial business before the New York State Senate, all to force the companies to enrich his son," Wood wr... Read more
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The News & Observer
NY Senate leader gets 5 years in prison for corruption2016 12:19 PM Ex- FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2015, file photo, former New York s
NY Senate leader gets 5 years in prison for corruption
The News & Observer / Posted 17 days ago
2016 12:19 PM Ex- FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2015, file photo, former New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos, right, leaves federal court in New York with his attorney Robert Gage. Former... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Freedom to sing one step closersing "The Star Spangled Banner" in public after security guard silenced student
Freedom to sing one step closer
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
sing "The Star Spangled Banner" in public after security guard silenced student group at Ground Zero memorial. (WNYT) The New York State Senate passed legislation on Tuesday that would prohibit cities from requiring a permit for the singing of the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Judge: Why didn't ex-Senate leader lean on pals?as he arrives at Manhattan federal court, Thursday May 12, 2016, in New York. A
Judge: Why didn't ex-Senate leader lean on pals?
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
as he arrives at Manhattan federal court, Thursday May 12, 2016, in New York. Adam and his father Dean Skelos, former New York state Senate majority leader, face sentencing in a political corruption case. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) NEW YORK,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sentencing hearing begins for ex-NY Senate headas he arrives at Manhattan federal court, Thursday May 12, 2016, in New York. A
Sentencing hearing begins for ex-NY Senate head
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
as he arrives at Manhattan federal court, Thursday May 12, 2016, in New York. Adam and his father Dean Skelos, former New York state Senate majority leader, face sentencing in a political corruption case. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) NEW YORK,... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
NY Senate leader, son face sentencing in corruption caseFILE - In this Dec. 10, 2015, file photo, former New York state Senate leader D
NY Senate leader, son face sentencing in corruption case
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2015, file photo, former New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos, right, leaves federal court in New York with his attorney Robert Gage. Former Senate majority leader Skelos and his son, Adam, are scheduled to appear... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Ex-NY Senate leader, son face sentencing in corruption caseFILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, former New York state Senate majority
Ex-NY Senate leader, son face sentencing in corruption case
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, former New York state Senate majority leader Dean Skelos, right, and his son Adam, 33, left, leave Manhattan federal court after pleading not guilty to the latest charges against them in a corruption case, in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
NY Senate leader, son face sentencing in corruption caseFILE - In this Dec. 10, 2015, file photo, former New York state Senate leader D
NY Senate leader, son face sentencing in corruption case
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2015, file photo, former New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos, right, leaves federal court in New York with his attorney Robert Gage. Former Senate majority leader Skelos and his son, Adam, are scheduled to appear... Read more
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