NJ Pol's Secret Code Bolstered Evidence In Corruption Trial

Law360, New York (February 14, 2014, 8:17 PM EST) -- Trenton, N.J., Mayor Tony Mack could be days away from unemployment following his recent federal conspiracy and fraud convictions, a downfall all the more bitter because Mack’s elaborate system of code words, deployed to thwart investigators' wiretap, provided the prosecution’s best ammunition, experts said. 

Mack was convicted this month of six fraud and conspiracy charges after prosecutors convinced a New Jersey jury he accepted $54,000 in bribes in exchange for fast-tracking a municipal garage and slashing the price on the city-owned land chosen as its site....
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