NJ Mayor, Son Plead Not Guilty To Hacking Scheme

Law360, New York (August 22, 2012, 2:28 PM EDT) -- The mayor of West New York, N.J., and his son each pled not guilty in New Jersey federal court on Wednesday to allegations that they hacked into an email account and website associated with a recall movement against the politician.

A seemingly upbeat Felix Roque, 55, and his son Joseph Roque, 22, appeared before U.S. District Judge Kevin McNulty as supporters from West New York packed the audience seats behind them. The two were indicted earlier this month, and a trial in the case is tentatively...
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