US Rep. Fattah: Consultants To Blame For Any Financial CrimeLawyers for U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah blamed his former political consultants for any financial crimes that flowed from a costly, failed bid for Philadelphia mayor in opening statements at his corruption trial Monday.
Menendez Corruption Trial Likely To Be Delayed By AppealsU.S. Sen. Bob Menendez's corruption trial is likely to be delayed, possibly for several months
Senator Menendez: Restore Our Faith
Attorneys in Phila. Cop Corruption Trial Spar Over One Witness' TestimonyThe federal judge granted a prosecution motion to dismiss a couple of charges in a police corruption case that has ensnared six former Philadelphia narcotics officers.
Battle Over Prosecution's Attempt to Drop Some Charges in Phila. Police Corruption CaseThe defendants are accused of using force and their positions as police officers to steal money, property, and drugs from drug dealers.
2 More Pa. State Reps, 1 Former State Rep Surrender on Corruption ChargesDA Seth Williams announced the charges against Rep. Louise Bishop, Rep. Michelle Brownlee, and former Rep. Harold James at a press conference.
Philadelphia Ironworkers' Union Boss Guilty on All Counts in Racketeering TrialAfter five days of deliberations, a federal jury in Philadelphia has found former Philadelphia ironworkers' union head Joseph Dougherty guilty of corruption and related offenses.
Federal Racketeering Case Against Ironworkers' Boss Heads to JuryDefense attorney Fortunato Perri Jr. has downplayed alleged threats by Joseph Dougherty, secretly recorded, as mere "testosterone talk."
Year In Review: Traffic Court Corruption Exposed In Court In 2014Corruption brought down Philadelphia's Traffic court in 2013 and justice for those charged unfolded in 2014.
Harvard Study Claims NJ, Pa. Among Most Corrupt States In The CountryThe research, which took an unconventional approach and interviewed reporters in each state about perceived corruption in each branch of government, was published earlier this month.
Bail Hearings Today For Six Police Officers Charged With CorruptionBail hearings are scheduled for today for six Philadelphia narcotics officers charged with corruption.
City Officials React To Philadelphia Police Corruption IndictmentsMayor Michael Nutter and Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey spoke out at a City Hall press conference condemning six indicted narcotics officers and refuting suggestions that corruption in the department is widespread.