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Ex-mayor in federal pay-to-play scheme faces sentencing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – A former Pennsylvania mayor convicted of exchanging public works contracts for campaign contributions is set to be sentenced as part of a federal pay-to-play investigation that led to raids of two city halls a week [...]

Acting mayor accused of conspiring with ex-mayor, arrested

PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) – The Florida Department of Law Enforcement says a former Florida mayor conspired with the city’s acting mayor to intimidate a police officer who was involved in arresting him on attempted murder charges last [...]

Ex-mayor argues insufficient evidence on corruption charge

NILES, Ohio (AP) – A former northeastern Ohio mayor sentenced to 10 years in prison argues in an appeal that his conviction should be overturned and he should get a new trial. Longtime Niles mayor Ralph Infante was accused of running [...]
Auditor: Village’s ex-mayor convicted of theft in office
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ohio’s state auditor says a village’s former mayor has been convicted of theft in office. Auditor Dave Yost said Thursday that former Mount Sterling Mayor Charles Neff was found guilty Wednesday in Madison County [...]

Ex-mayor begins serving state prison sentence

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – Former Perth Amboy Mayor Joe Vas is back in New Jersey to begin serving a state prison sentence stemming from corruption charges. The former mayor and assemblyman just finished serving a 6½-year federal prison sentence [...]

Ex-mayor pleads not guilty to charges including racketeering

NILES, Ohio (AP) – A former longtime northeast Ohio mayor accused of taking bribes in exchange for jobs and running an illegal gambling house has pleaded not guilty to numerous charges. Former Niles Mayor Ralph Infante pleaded not guilty [...]