Feds Hint Convicted Lawmaker's Cooperation May Snag 3 More

Law360, New York (May 3, 2013, 4:33 PM EDT) -- Three more lawmakers could be ensnared in a federal corruption probe, federal prosecutors suggested in a Friday sentencing memorandum for former New York Sen. Shirley Huntley of Queens, who they say has been wearing a wire after admitting to taking bribes, embezzling from her nonprofit and tampering with evidence.

Huntley, who faces an 18- to 24-month prison sentence after she admitted Jan. 30 in Brooklyn federal court to lifting $87,000 from her state-funded Parents Information Network Inc., provided secret recordings to the feds that bore “some...
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