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Ex-Union Leader Guilty Of Taking Bribe From Hedge Fund

Law360, New York (August 15, 2018, 3:32 PM EDT) -- A Manhattan jury convicted Norman Seabrook of bribery Wednesday, finding the once-powerful head of the Correction Officers' Benevolent Association favored now-bankrupt hedge fund Platinum Partners with $20 million of union capital in exchange for a man-purse stuffed with $60,000 in cash.

The jury of nine women and three men deliberated over two days to reach the verdict after a retrial before U.S. District Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein that opened Aug. 2.

Norman Seabrook speaks with reporters outside of Manhattan federal court Wednesday. (Pete Brush | Law360)...
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New York Southern

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July 7, 2016

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