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Tom DeLay Conviction Overturned By Appeals Court

Posted 09.19.2013 | Politics

A Texas court ruled Thursday to overturn the conviction of former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-Texas), who was found guilty of money laundering ...

Tom Campbell Pleads for a Pardon for DeLay, But for the Wrong Reasons.

Dorian de Wind | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

If there is "a case for pardoning Tom Delay," it should be because DeLay may have already been punished enough.

Tom DeLay Money Laundering Trial To Look At 2003 Texas Redistricting

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — A forensic accountant testified in Tom DeLay's money laundering trial Tuesday that the former U.S. House majority leader's polit...

Tom DeLay: Liberals Sentenced Me To Jail (VIDEO)

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former House Republican leader Tom DeLay says his conviction on money laundering charges was a politically-inspired case brought by prosecutors in "th...

No More DeLay: A (Lone) Star Has Fallen

Michelle Schweiger Schecter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Schweiger Schecter

There once was a man named DeLay Seems now it is his time to pay He played dirty ball (Please listen up y'all) And now he is going away The judge sen...

Tom DeLay Says He Committed No Crime, 'Can't Be Remorseful'

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas money laundering law is usually associated with drug dealers or white collar criminals, and Tom DeLay's defense attorn...

Tom DeLay Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison

AP | By JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 01.10.2013 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas -- Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, once considered among the nation's most powerful and feared lawmakers, was sentenced to ...

VIDEO: Tom DeLay, Jack Abramoff Movie Exclusive Clip

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

While Tom DeLay faces a future behind bars, the corruption story that got him there is set to hit the big screen. Spencer Garrett portrays the disgrac...

'The Hammer' Gets Nailed With a New Nickname

Jim Hightower | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Hightower

With an ego more voracious than a black hole, Tom DeLay hit upon a dandy idea in 2001 to suck up more power for himself, his party and his corporate coo-conspirators.

Let's Thank Ronnie Earle for Tom DeLay's Conviction

Rob Patterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Patterson

I thank the lamentably neglected hero of DeLay case: former Travis County District Attorney Ronnie Earle, whose dogged pursuit of political corruption is the key factor in the conviction.

Tom DeLay Found GUILTY

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — The heavy-handed style that made Tom DeLay one of the nation's most powerful and feared members of Congress also proved to be hi...

Tom DeLay Trial Approaches Final Stages

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Prosecutors in ex-U.S. House majority leader Tom DeLay's money laundering trial made a final pitch to jurors Monday to connect t...

Judge Denies Tom DeLay's Request To Move Trial

AP | KELLEY SHANNON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — A judge denied former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay's request Wednesday to have his money laundering trial moved from Aus...

Tom DeLay: 'Finally I'm Getting A Trial'

AP | KELLEY SHANNON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay will get his long-awaited trial in Texas ahead of two co-defendants, a judge said Tu...