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Congressman Chaka Fattah Loses Longstanding Seat To Rep. Dwight Evans

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Indicted Pennsylvania congressman Chaka Fattah, facing his first primary fight in two decades, has lost the Democratic primary just before the start of his federal corruption trial. 413 more words


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Congressman Fattah's New Legal Team Works To Get Racketeering And Conspiracy Charges Dismissed

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Congressman Chaka Fattah’s new legal team is trying to get most of his racketeering and conspiracy charges dismissed, before the trial. His old lawyers asked to withdraw, because Fattah wasn’t keeping up with his payment arrangements. 250 more words


Judge Denies Motion By Defense Team To Withdraw From Representing Congressman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A day after Congressman Chaka Fattah’s defense team asked a federal judge for permission to withdraw from his upcoming racketeering trial, because Fattah wasn’t keeping up with his payment arrangements, the judge denied the motion. 259 more words


Fattah's Lawyers Ask To Quit Fraud Case Before May Trial

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge is set to decide if lawyers for indicted U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah can quit the racketeering case months before trial because of the congressman’s apparent financial woes. 112 more words