iOS app Android app

Don Siegelman Case

The Curious Case of Don Siegelman

Mimi Kennedy | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics
Mimi Kennedy

Don Siegelman should be a star in the Democratic Party. Instead, he's a former elected official sentenced to prison by a right-wing judge in Alabama.

Corruption, Bribery and the "Quid Pro Quo" Conundrum

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 08.13.2012 | Crime
Bennett L. Gershman

If the line between lawful and unlawful conduct is so nebulous, couldn't every president who appoints a campaign contributor as an ambassador be chargeable with bribery at the whim of a prosecutor, and convicted if a judge and jury go along?

New Evidence Reveals Feds 'Coached, Cajoled, Threatened' Star Witness in Siegelman Case

Brad Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brad Friedman

How it's even possible that former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman's bribery case and conviction has not long ago been dropped by the Dept. of Justice is beyond us.

What if we Held an Impeachment, and Nobody Came?

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

For shame, America, impeach a guy over extramarital oral sex, but not waterboarding?

Dirty Little Secrets About Juror Contacts in the Don Siegelman Trial

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Fiderer

The woman they called Flipper expressed romantic yearnings about the man named Keith. That was too delicious a morsel not to be shared by email among staffers in the U.S. Attorney's office in Alabama.

Gov. Siegelman at Netroots Nation: Bush's Undoing?

Sam Seder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sam Seder

The former Governor of Alabama will be making a court sanctioned trip out of Alabama to join me at Netroots Nation to discuss his case and the corruption that exists in the Department of Justice.

Unearthed: News of the Week the Mainstream Media Forgot to Report

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle

Alabama Governor Don Siegelman, fresh out of jail, talked to us about his Karl Rove-induced prosecution. He now has clear proof that his 2002 election was stolen by the GOP.

Rove Asked To Testify Over Siegelman Prosecution

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A House committee Thursday asked former White House political adviser Karl Rove to testify about allegations that Bush administration officials pushed...

Sam Stein

New Evidence In Siegelman Case Points To Republican Cabal | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A new review of evidence suggests that an aligned group of Republican interests were pressing for -- and seeking to profit financially from -- the tri...

FCC Official Wants Investigation Of "60 Minutes" Rove Blackout

Reuters | Peter Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

U.S. Federal Communications Commission official is seeking an inquiry into the blacking out of a politically charged segment of the CBS News magazine ...

CBS Local Station Claims Equipment Failure For Blackout During Karl Rove Story

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Blogger Larisa Alexandrovna wrote about the blackouts that occured during a 60 Minutes story on how Karl Rove had helped to put Alabama's democratic G...