After no plea agreements were reached, Federal grand jury hands down Indictment in Buffalo Billion case

After no plea agreements were reached, Federal grand jury hands down Indictment in Buffalo Billion case

A Federal grand jury has handed down an Indictment against the eight co-Defendants, including former top gubernatorial aide Joseph Percoco, who were charged with corruption crimes that involved economic development programmes, including the Buffalo Billion project that has been a hallmark of the administration of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

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Defendants in Buffalo Billion corruption case face Nov. 23 deadline for indictments ; plea negotiations possible

Defendants in Buffalo Billion corruption case face Nov. 23 deadline for indictments ; plea negotiations possible

Federal prosecutors face a deadline of 23 November to file indictments against the co-Defendants in the Buffalo Billion corruption case, and there is a possibility that the deadline may be extended due to possible plea negotiations.

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Gov. Cuomo in political crisis as former right hand man Percoco expected to be charged in Buffalo Billion probe

Gov. Cuomo in political crisis as former right hand man Percoco expected to be charged in Buffalo Billion probe

The administration of Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing a "political crisis" after a report publicly predicted that his former top aide, Joseph Percoco, faced imminent Federal public corruption charges in connection with the governor's signature economic development program, the Buffalo Billion.

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Bharara ends probe into meddling and closure of Moreland Commission with no charges for Cuomo

Bharara ends probe into meddling and closure of Moreland Commission with no charges for Cuomo

In a rare public statement, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara acknowledged the closing of the Federal corruption probe of the Cuomo administration over allegations of interfering with the Moreland Commission, and, later, for possible obstruction of justice.

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