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Larry Seabrook

Ex-NYC Councilman To Receive Corruption Sentencing

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 03.10.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A former New York City councilman will spend five years in prison for misdirecting hundreds of thousands of dollars for community pro...

Quinn Crosses a Line

Tom Allon | Posted 02.04.2013 | New York
Tom Allon

Whether term limits or member items and now redistricting, Christine Quinn's approach has always been to play the angles for her own gain and advancement. We need a mayor who is focused on the needs of New Yorkers, not on their own ambition.

The Broken Windows of Politics

Tom Allon | Posted 01.15.2013 | New York
Tom Allon

Corruption and crime has become cancerous in our body politic in New York in the last decade. What kind of example are our leaders setting for the rest of society?

Councilman GUILTY Of Corruption

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 09.25.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A veteran politician was convicted Thursday on nine of 12 counts in a corruption case accusing him of putting hundreds of thousands o...

Hiram and Julissa

Henry J. Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Henry J. Stern

The other shoe dropped Tuesday for Hiram Monserrate. The first state Senator to be expelled from that body since 1781, Monserrate was indicted by a Federal grand jury.

Jail to the Thief

Henry J. Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Henry J. Stern

Since Hevesi has turned out to be a crook, what politician can we believe to be honest? In China, such a person would be executed, but that is not the American way.

Larry Seabrook Indicted For Fraud: Doctored Receipt For A $177 Bagel Sandwich

nytimes.com | MANNY FERNANDEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Larry Seabrook, a Bronx Democrat and former assemblyman and former state senator, bought a bagel sandwich and diet soda for $7 one day and submitted a...

Larry Seabrook, City Council Member Charged With Corruption, Divorced Wife Without Telling Her

nydailynews.com | By Barry Paddock, Alison Gendar and Larry Mcshane | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Long before the $177 bagel, there was the secret divorce. When accused City Council crook Larry Seabrook legally dumped his wife in 1993, he skippe...

The Post Pulls a "Scam" on its Readers

John Petro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John Petro

I am stuck by the sheer audacity of the editorial page of the New York Post. Their editorial begins by simply assuming every single member of the City Council is corrupt.

Larry Seabrook, City Councilman, Charged With Fraud And Extortion

nytimes.com | RAY RIVERA and WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

City Councilman Larry B. Seabrook surrendered to city and federal authorities in Manhattan on Tuesday to face a 13-count indictment accusing him of mo...