A Maryland lawyer is accused of taking bribes in exchange for votes. The trial continued Tuesday as defense attorneys claim their own client is unintelligent but not dishonest.
Defending a prominent politician against bribery charges. Monday, Maryland’s Lieutenant Governor, Anthony Brown, testified on behalf of State Senator Ulysses Currie.
Johnson pleaded guilty in June to destroying evidence in a federal corruption probe that also ensnared her husband, former County Executive Jack Johnson.
A sentencing hearing for former Prince George’s County Councilwoman Leslie Johnson has been delayed.
There were opening arguments Tuesday in the federal corruption trial of a prominent Maryland politician accused of taking bribes from a grocery store chain.
A jury has been selected in the trial of a Maryland state lawmaker accused of using his influence to benefit a grocery store chain for which he worked as a consultant.
A former Prince George’s County fire department official is the latest person to face prison time as a result of a wide-ranging probe into corruption in the county.
A former Prince George’s County police officer has pleaded guilty to selling cocaine to an undercover agent and protecting the transport of untaxed cigarettes.
Former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson is just the latest powerful Maryland politician disgraced by a corruption scandal.
Former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson has pleaded guilty to charges of extortion and witness and evidence tampering.
Federal prosecutors say a re-arraignment for former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson has been set.
Extortion, bribery and tampering with evidence. Powerful former politician Jack Young pleaded not guilty to all of those charges against him.