The Albany Times Union is investigating Counsel Financial, an investment vehicle connected to Buffalo based venture capitalist Jordan Levy, Weitz & Luxembourg, and former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. 307 more words
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WJCL) — A California man has been sentenced to a year and a half in prison and 25 years of supervised release for traveling to South Carolina to have sex with 15-year-old. 218 more words
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — After daily headlines about cyber attacks on your banking, healthcare and your identity, consumers wonder just how they can compete with international cyber conspiracies. 270 more words
Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy Calls War on Drugs "a failed experiment": Proposes decriminalizing all drugs.
By: Mike Madigan
Albany is now on notice that there is a new sheriff in town in the name of US Attorney Preet Bharara.
It is quickly becoming apparent Bharara is committed to rooting out the pervasive corruption that controls both major political parties in NY State. 564 more words
Barbara McQuade, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, has had a full plate in 2014. From prosecuting high profile corruption cases at city hall, fighting violent crime in partnership with local law enforcement groups and guaranteeing environmental justice for urban communities to nailing down health care fraudsters masking as medical doctors. 1,253 more words
Two of the “3 men in a room” — NY Governor Andrew Cuomo, State Assembly Speaker, Sheldon Silver
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One day after charging one of New York’s leading lawmakers with exploiting his office to obtain millions of dollars in kickbacks and bribes, the United States attorney for the Southern District of New York delivered a stinging condemnation of the culture of corruption in Albany and said the system was set up to breed misdeeds.