Philadelphia DA To Announce Charges Against State LawmakersPhiladelphia District Attorney Seth Williams plans to announce charges against three people at a news conference Tuesday in the city.
Phila. Traffic Judge Pleads Guilty in Another Corruption CaseBut the new conviction won't mean additional prison time. The newly imposed sentence will run concurrently with her previous two-year federal sentence.
Phila. DA Reopens Corruption Charges Against 2 Pa. State LawmakersState representatives Vanessa Lowery Brown and Ron Waters (both D-Phila.) are charged with taking cash from an undercover agent. Pennsylvania's attorney general had previously declared the cases dead.
Former Philadelphia Judge Sentenced For Lying During Ticket-Fixing ProbeAn emotional Thomasine Tynes admitted wrongdoing, and apologized.
Sentencing Of Former Traffic Court Judges BeginsThe defendants were acquitted of ticket fixing conspiracy, but convicted of lying to authorities about their actions.
Philadelphia Judge Hoping For Home Confinement After Federal ConvictionThe defense attorney for former Philadelphia Traffic Court president judge Thomasine Tynes says his client has been cooperating with authorities in their ongoing corruption probe.
In Surprising Move, Former Phila. Traffic Judge Thomasine Tynes Waives HearingThe strategy sometimes indicates a possible guilty plea down the road. But what does it mean here?
New Corruption Charges Against Former Phila. Traffic Court JudgePhiladelphia DA Seth Williams announced that Thomasine Tynes is being charged in another corruption investigation. Earlier charges against her were dropped by the Pennsylvania attorney general, generating controversy.
Six Philadelphia Traffic Court Judges Acquitted of Corruption ChargesThe verdicts were mostly "not guilty," although four of the judges were convicted of lying to investigators about providing "consideration" in Traffic Court to certain VIPs.
Another Phila. Traffic Court Worker Testifies Under ImmunityGloria McNasby, the personal assistant for defendant judge Robert Mulgrew, testified that "consideration" was practiced routinely.
Aide Testifies 'Consideration' Was Commonplace at Phila. Traffic CourtThe witness, Tonya Hilton, was an aide to Willie Singletary, one of the judges now on trial.
Trial Opens in Philadelphia Traffic Court Ticket-Fixing ScandalAll of these defendants have pleaded not guilty. Several other figures in the probe of Philadelphia Traffic Court have previously pleaded guilty.
Former Judges Charged In Ticket Fixing Conspiracy Begin TrialSix former judges and a local businessman are scheduled to go to trial Tuesday in federal court in the Philadelphia Traffic Court ticket fixing case.
Judge's Illness Delays Philadelphia Ticket-Fixing Conspiracy CaseThe case will just be delayed just a couple of days. Jury selection is now scheduled to begin Wednesday.
Traffic Court Ticket-Fixing Case Heads To TrialThe prosecution alleges they took part in a pervasive ticketfixing conspiracy assisting the politically connected, as well as influential business, labor or industry people and family, friends and associates.