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Bronx Assemblyman's Bribery Conviction and Other Albany Scandals

Monday, January 13, 2014

On the first formal day of the legislative session Monday, Assemblyman Eric Stevenson was convicted of bribery by a federal jury after he took $20,000 from adult day care developers in exchange for promising favorable legislation.

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WNYC News

Pol at Center of Corruption Scandal Allegedly Lied in 2008 Case

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

WNYC

The 2009 indictment that allowed the United States Attorney’s Office to turn a Bronx assemblyman into a mole was unsealed Wednesday in Bronx County Supreme Court.

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WNYC News

Wiretaps in the Capitol

Friday, April 05, 2013

WNYC

This week, two bribery scandals rocked New York politics. In one, a sitting State Assemblyman cooperated with federal prosecutors as an informant. And that's got WNYC’s Anna Sale looking into how unusual it is to have a lawmaker wearing a wire in a state capitol.

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WNYC News

Meet Eric Stevenson: the Latest NY Pol Embroiled in Corruption Scandal

Thursday, April 04, 2013

The latest New York elected official accused of corruption, Democratic Assemblyman Eric Stevenson, has a well-known last name in the South Central Bronx.

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WNYC News

Another NY Pol Arrested on Corruption Charges

Thursday, April 04, 2013

For the second time in a week, a New York state politician has been arrested in connection with a corruption charge.  Assemblyman Eric Stevenson, a Democrat, was arrested, federal authorities announced Thursday.

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