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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As Cuomo negotiates ethics reforms, Albany proposals ignore warnings of former JCOPE commissioner Ravi Batra

As Cuomo negotiates ethics reforms, Albany proposals ignore warnings of former JCOPE commissioner Ravi Batra

As the "Three Men In A Room" negotiate ethics reforms up in Albany, Ravi Batra, a former JCOPE commissioner, said Albany wrongly refuses to grant ethics regulators the independence they need.

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David Koch connected to firm that lobbied on behalf of new NYCHA investor

David Koch connected to firm that lobbied on behalf of new NYCHA investor

The right-wing billionaire David Koch funded a Super PAC advised by Mercury Public Affairs LLC, which also lobbied on behalf of BFC Partners, one of the real estate developers that has bought into NYCHA buildings.

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