Trenton Mayor Says Courts Can't Boot Him From Office Yet

Law360, New York (February 24, 2014, 4:19 PM EST) -- Trenton, N.J., Mayor Tony Mack, found guilty earlier this month of six conspiracy and fraud charges and agreeing to accept bribes to facilitate a municipal construction project, told a New Jersey state judge on Monday that it was too early to boot him from office since he has not yet been sentenced for his crimes.

Though Mack admitted that a jury found him guilty of extortion, bribery and wire and mail fraud, he argued that the state's attempt to remove him from office is premature at this...
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