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Vince Fumo

(Former Pennsylvania state senator Vincent Fumo, following his sentencing for corruption.   File photo)

Government Still Hoping To Get More Restitution From Vince Fumo

The judge’s ruling is expected this afternoon.

05/20/2014

(Former Pennsylvania state senator Vincent Fumo, following his sentencing for corruption.   File photo)

Former PA Senator Fumo To Be Released From Prison

Former Pennsylvania State Senator and convicted felon Vince Fumo will taste freedom again on Tuesday for the first time in four years when he is released from a Kentucky prison.

08/06/2013

(Former Pennsylvania state senator Vincent Fumo, following his sentencing for corruption.   File photo)

Attorney Says Convicted Former Senator Being Singled Out To Pay $3M To IRS

Former State Senator and convicted felon Vince Fumo is fighting IRS attempts to take $3 million of his wealth.

06/15/2013

(Vincent Fumo, after his conviction on 137 counts of fraud.   File photo)

Former IRS Attorney Says Government’s Move on Fumo Properties Was Overdue

Keith Fogg, who served more than 30 years in the office of the IRS’ chief counsel, says word that the government has placed liens against the transfer of properties to a family member and a female companion is a bit surprising only in how long it took.

04/08/2013

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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.

03/13/2013

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Prosecutors Seek Full Restitution From Former Senator Fumo

Now three and a half years after federal prosecutors tried once powerful State Senator Vince Fumo and got a conviction on corruption charges, they’re still trying to extract restitution money, to go to one of his victims.

12/15/2012

(Former Pennsylvania state senator Vincent Fumo, following his sentencing for corruption.   File photo)

Feds Trying To Increase Restitution Demand on Vince Fumo

A federal prosecutor says Fumo, now serving time in a federal prison in Kentucky, should be required to pay an additional $800,000 in restitution on top of $3.4 million he already has paid.

12/14/2012

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Prosecutors Seek Additional Restitution Against Fumo

Federal prosecutors who tried former State Senator Vince Fumo are seeking yet more restitution against the convicted former political power broker.

06/26/2012

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