Ex-NY Senate leader, son plead not guilty in corruption case

Jun 1, 2015, 10:24 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — The former leader of the New York Senate and his son pleaded not guilty to public corruption charges on Monday after prosecutors told a judge that investigators secretly intercepted thousands of their telephone calls.

Asked by U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood to outline the government’s evidence, prosecutor Rahul Mukhi said investigators had amassed 2,400 recordings of calls by the 67-year-old Dean Skelos and his 32-year-old son, Adam. The audio came from wiretaps lasting about 2

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Ex-NY Senate leader, son plead not guilty in corruption case