Former Congressman Chaka Fattah was sentenced to ten years in prison for money laundering and bribery that included misusing charity money and government grants for his own personal use.
Florida Rep. Corrine Brown (D-FL) recently lost her congressional seat and is embroiled in an alleged corruption scandal.
A Rikers Island corrections officer has been charged with rape and conspiring to smuggle contraband after admitting to falling in love with an inmate – only to find out she was being used to bring him drugs, the New York Daily News reports. The incident came to light over the weekend when a drug-sniffing Department of Investigations dog […]
After footage of the gruesome shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald was released to the public, a district manager of a local Burger King believes more corruption was involved in the case.
David Owens was leaving a late night shift at the Macy's flagship store when he was approached by two police officers in a train car for a crime he did not commit.
Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell was sentenced to two years in federal prison for public corruption. He was convicted in September of trading access to the power of the governor’s office for more than $165,000 in loans and high-end gifts. U.S. District Judge James Spencer ordered McDonnell to report to prison on Feb. 9 He […]
Judge Frank Whitney sentenced former Mayor Patrick Cannon to house arrest with an ankle bracelet and GPS monitoring until Cannon reports to FCI Morgantown federal…
Richmond, VA – Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen have been found guilty on federal corruption charges in Richmond. After two weeks of deliberations, jurors returned a verdict in 18 hours. McDonnell was found guilty on 11 counts of corruption and conspiracy charges and Maureen was found guilty on 8 counts of corruption plus an obstruction […]
Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and wife Maureen have been on indicted federal charges approximately 9-days after leaving office. The forty plus pages 14-count indictment alledges that McDonnell and wife Maureen accepted expensive gifts and loans in the corruption scandal. The former first couple of Virginia are charged with illegally accepting gifts, expensive vacations and […]
Roland Martin takes us inside a few rather sad examples of how the FBI’s recent exposure of corrupt behavior in the judicial system has already kept citizens behind bars with their own set of criminal activity such as flawed DNA testing. Listen below for the latest updates on the situation live on the Tom Joyner […]