Ex-Lobbyist To Plead Guilty To Illegal Contributions

Law360, New York (September 16, 2010, 7:38 PM EDT) -- Paul J. Magliocchetti, founder of lobbying firm PMA Group Inc., has reportedly agreed to cooperate with the U.S. Department of Justice in a probe of congressional campaign donations that led to hundreds of millions of dollars going to no-bid defense contracts.

Magliocchetti pled not guilty in August to charges that he made fraudulent federal campaign contributions. But on Thursday, a new entry on his case docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia showed that he planned on changing his plea in...
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