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Quick decision for Bruno

Federal court expedites appeal of prosecution’s move for second trial

Former Senator majority leader Joe Bruno reads a document outside Federal Court in Albany in this May 3 photo. (Gazette file photo)
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
Former Senator majority leader Joe Bruno reads a document outside Federal Court in Albany in this May 3 photo. (Gazette file photo)
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An appeals court has agreed to give speedy consideration to former state Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno’s appeal seeking to dismiss his second indictment and avoid a second federal honest services fraud trial. The Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York City last Thursday granted the government’s request for expedited consideration of its request to dismiss the appeal. The court asked that motions on the matter be submitted to it by Feb. 13. The ...


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rsmall803
February 5, 2013
2:50 p.m.

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honest services fraud? amazing.

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