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Lawyers for former New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos have asked a federal appeals court for a new trial in his corruption conviction.

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Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas reportedly fired a veteran investigator who she accuses of interfering with the Oyster Bay public corruption probe.

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The corruption conviction of the former New York State Assembly Speaker, Sheldon Silver, was overturned on a technicality by a federal appeals court.

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Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s corruption conviction has been overturned.

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Former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto and six associates have pleaded not guilty to state corruption charges.