NJ Town Official Admits Laundering Bribe To Mayor

Law360, New York (June 29, 2012, 7:01 PM EDT) -- A former Hamilton Township, N.J., official admitted Friday that he laundered a bribe from an insurance broker to the town's mayor, who has been accused of pocketing bribes to influence a local school district's award of a health insurance brokerage contract.

Robert Warney, the one-time director of community planning and compliance for the municipality, pled guilty before U.S. District Judge Peter G. Sheridan to a criminal information charging him with one county of money laundering, according to U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman.

Warney's plea comes a...
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