US Govt. Hopes To Keep Disgraced Politician Vince Fumo on Short Leash During ProbationFumo, convicted of corruption and forced out of his position as one of the area's most powerful politicians, wants more freedom to travel without checking with his probation officer.
Government Still Hoping To Get More Restitution From Vince Fumo The judge's ruling is expected this afternoon.
Former Pa. State Senator Fumo Released From Prison, Returns To PhiladelphiaVincent Fumo's first taste of freedom in Philadelphia lasted all of about two seconds, from the door of his pickup truck to the door of the halfway house in Juniata Park.
Fumo, Philly Democrat, Leaving US Prison At 70A once-towering state senator from Philadelphia is set to leave federal prison after serving four years for fraud.
Former Pa. Sen. Vince Fumo To Be Released From Prison Next WeekFumo still has six months left on his sentence, but his attorney says he'll serve it here.
Ex-Pa. Lawmaker Leaving Prison Amid Trust Fight A once-powerful Pennsylvania lawmaker, Vincent Fumo is set to leave prison next month, but his legal woes still mount as his children accuse him of raiding a family trust fund.
Former IRS Attorney Says Government's Move on Fumo Properties Was OverdueKeith 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.
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.
Vince Fumo, Imprisoned for Fraud, Hospitalized With Heart ProblemA source familiar with the situation says that as of Wednesday, Fumo was hospitalized in stable condition in the intensive care unit of a Kentucky hospital and apparently needs heart bypass surgery.
Feds Trying To Increase Restitution Demand on Vince FumoA 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.
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.
Ex-Pa. State Senator Re-Sentenced To 61 MonthsA long-powerful Pennsylvania senator has been re-sentenced to 61 months in prison in a sprawling corruption case, up from 55 months.