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Feds target corrupt politicians’ pensions | New York Post

“With today’s actions, we aim to prevent corrupt elected officials from continuing to benefit from pensions paid for by the very people they betrayed in office,” Bharara said. Continue reading

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Albany Madness – Rd #3 – Elite Eight

      Elite Eight time in Albany Madness. Three former Republican officeholders have made it to Round 3. Three Amigos do so as well as Hiram Monserrate defeats higher seeded Alan Hevesi in a furious final 90 minutes of … Continue reading

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Sheeeeeeet-off: Larry Seabrook vs. Clay Davis | City & State

This is funny – Sheeeeeeet-off: Larry Seabrook vs. Clay Davis | City & State. But why are the black guys the crooked pols? Didn’t The Soprano’s feature a dirty pol similar to disgraced Brooklyn State Senator Carl Kruger? No one thought … Continue reading

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Andy King Declares His Candidacy to Replace Seabrook in a Special | Politicker

Within hours of former City Councilman Larry Seabrook’s conviction and removal from office, his chief rival from 2009, Andy King announced his candidacy for the November 6 special election declared by Mayor Bloomberg. Andy King, a former labor organizer with 1199SEIU, … Continue reading

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Councilman Seabrook of N.Y.C. Convicted in Corruption Case – NYTimes.com

The NY Times and other news outlets are reporting that Bronx City Councilman Larry Seabrook was convicted by a federal jury on 9 of 12 charges corruption charges. The first trial ended in a hung jury. City Councilman Larry B. … Continue reading

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2011 Post-Mortem Winners & Losers

The Year That Was – Winners & Losers Winners Governor Andrew Cuomo – Nearly snatched defeat from the jaws of victory by publishing his Year 1 list of accomplishments. Surprisingly, he didn’t take credit for the $785 million regional economic … Continue reading

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Dissecting the Seabrook corruption trial

Seabrook mistrial as jury hits wall By BRUCE GOLDING Last Updated:1:04 PM, December 10, 2011 Posted:11:44 AM, December 10, 2011 A $177 bagel? A $300,000 payment to his mistress? Some $40,000 in crooked donations? None of it could get a … Continue reading

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Seabrook Skates – NYPost.com Editorial

Seabrook skates Last Updated:3:52 AM, December 10, 2011 Posted:10:50 PM, December 9, 2011 The endlessly fascinating federal corruption trial of Bronx City Councilman Larry Seabrook ended in a mistrial — the second straight embarrassing setback for US Attorney Preet Bharara. … Continue reading

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Mistrial Declared in Seabrook Case

A mistrial was declared Friday in the corruption trial of Bronx City Councilman Larry Seabrook after the jury told the judge it was hopelessly deadlocked. The Daily News was the first to report the news. Apparently, CM Seabrook’s faith in … Continue reading

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Jury in Seabrook Trial Says It Is Still Deadlocked

“We the jurors remain deadlocked on all counts,” read the note from the jury in federal corruption trial of City Council Member Larry Seabrook. For the fourth time in as many days, jurors have signaled that they are at an impasse … Continue reading

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