Judge Won't Bar Evidence In Pa. Sen. Bribery Case

Law360, Wilmington (May 26, 2011, 3:16 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge on Tuesday refused to bar evidence obtained in a search of former Pennsylvania state Sen. Raphael Musto's house in connection with allegations that the politician accepted a company's bribes in exchange for help in securing government projects.

Musto was indicted on six counts in November — including honest services wire fraud, corrupt receipt of bribes and false statements — for allegedly pocketing $25,000 in cash from a construction company for promoting its candidacy in government projects. Musto also allegedly accepted gift baskets...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

USA v. Musto


Case Number

3:10-cr-00338

Court

Pennsylvania Middle

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

November 22, 2010

Government Agencies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.