NY's Silver Loses High Court Attempt, Clearing Retrial Path

Law360, New York (January 16, 2018, 1:10 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected an appeal by former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, meaning the former lawmaker’s spring retrial on corruption charges will likely proceed as planned.

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday denied former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's appeal of part of a Second Circuit ruling that overturned his convictions on corruption charges. (Law360) Silver had asked the Supreme Court to revisit part of a Second Circuit ruling that overturned his convictions on corruption charges, arguing the appeals court had...
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