October 20, 2016

Ex-NY senator's conviction and 7-year sentence upheld

NEW YORK (AP) - An appeals court has upheld the bribery conviction and seven-year prison sentence of a former New York state senator.

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan Thursday rejected the appeals arguments of Malcolm Smith. The Democrat was convicted of trying to pay off local ...

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