Dean Skelos

Dean Skelos
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April 16, 2020 - 6:35 am
Former New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos was expected to be released soon from prison to home confinement after testing positive for the coronavirus, prosecutors told a judge Wednesday.
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January 08, 2019 - 7:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos began serving his four-year and three-month prison term Tuesday after he was convicted on corruption charges by a jury for a second time. Skelos, 70, reported to the federal prison at Otisville, New York, which has a medium security...
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October 24, 2018 - 7:49 am
An ex-New York state Senate leader convicted on public corruption charges wants leniency to spare him from years behind bars.
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October 19, 2018 - 6:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Prosecutors want a judge to give a former New York state Senate leader a longer prison term than the five years he received at a previous sentencing. They said in papers Friday in Manhattan federal court that Dean Skelos (SKEH'-lohs) deserves more time than before because he...
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July 17, 2018 - 2:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A jury has reached a verdict in the corruption trial of former New York State Senate Leader Dean Skelos. The once-powerful Republican has been found guilty of using his office to pressure businessmen into giving his son high paying jobs that required little work and amounted...
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