Six Ordered Held For Trial For Alleged Pennsylvania Turnpike Bid Rigging SchemeAfter a preliminary hearing that included days of testimony, a district judge in suburban Harrisburg has ordered that six defendants face trial in the turnpike corruption case.
Harrisburg Insider Describes Acts of Alleged Corruption at Pa. TurnpikeThe defendants in the case include the turnpike’s former CEO, Joseph Brimmeier (photo), former turnpike commissioner Mitchell Rubin, and the former longtime Democratic leader of the state senate, Robert Mellow, who is currently serving time for his guilty plea in a federal corruption probe.
Ex-Senate Leader, Seven Others Charged In Turnpike Probe A former state Senate leader and seven others have been charged in a "pay to play" case involving the Pennsylvania Turnpike, state prosecutors said Wednesday.
Another Pa. Lawmaker Found Guilty Of Misusing Taxpayer Money For Political PurposesFor the second time this year, a sitting member of the Pennsylvania legislature has been convicted of using taxpayer resources for campaign purposes.
Former Pa. Senate Leader Faces Charges Of Misusing Taxpayer Money For Political PurposesYet another prominent Pennsylvania political figure is facing charges of misusing taxpayer resources for political purposes.