Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sentenced to prison for 12 years

Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sentenced to prison for 12 years

Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has been sentenced to prison for 12 years after having been found guilty in November of seven counts of Federal corruption charges.

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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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Gov. Cuomo to continue to accept campaign contributions from Glenwood Management

Gov. Cuomo to continue to accept campaign contributions from Glenwood Management

In spite of the role of the real estate developer Glenwood Management in the corruption scandals currently rocking Albany, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has indicated he will continue to accept campaign contributions from the troubled developer.

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