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Currie’s Wife Testifies In Corruption Case

Jurors in the federal bribery trial against State Senator Ulysses Currie heard from his closest ally Thursday. His wife testified she filled out his state ethics forms and blames herself for the legal troubles he now faces.


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State Senator Won’t Testify In His Own Defense

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.


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Lt. Gov. Testifies On Behalf Of Senator Accused Of Bribery

Defending a prominent politician against bribery charges. Monday, Maryland’s Lieutenant Governor, Anthony Brown, testified on behalf of State Senator Ulysses Currie.


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Sentencing Date Set For Leslie Johnson

Johnson pleaded guilty in June to destroying evidence in a federal corruption probe that also ensnared her husband, former County Executive Jack Johnson.


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Ex-Councilwoman Johnson Gets Delay Of Sentencing

A sentencing hearing for former Prince George’s County Councilwoman Leslie Johnson has been delayed.


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Opening Statements Made In Currie Case

There were opening arguments Tuesday in the federal corruption trial of a prominent Maryland politician accused of taking bribes from a grocery store chain.


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Jury Selected In State Senator’s Corruption Trial

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.


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Former Prince George’s County Fire Official Pleads Guilty

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.


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Ex-Prince George’s Co. Police Officer Admits To Corruption Charges

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.


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U.S. Attorney Discusses Jack Johnson Corruption Case

Former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson is just the latest powerful Maryland politician disgraced by a corruption scandal.


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Ex-Prince George’s County Executive Admits To Extortion & Tampering; Says He’s Sorry

Former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson has pleaded guilty to charges of extortion and witness and evidence tampering.


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Re-Arraignment Set For Ex-County Executive

Federal prosecutors say a re-arraignment for former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson has been set.





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