A former Boston city councilor convicted of taking a $1,000 bribe will begin serving his three year sentence in the coming week.
A former Massachusetts state senator convicted of corruption says two ministers were FBI collaborators against her. Dianne Wilkerson, scheduled Friday to report to federal prison in Danbury, Conn., said at a forum last weekend that Rev. Ray Hammond of Bethel AME Church and Bishop Gideon Thompson of Jubilee Christian Church reported her to federal agents. She also accused Darnell Williams, Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts president, of saying she was under investigation before her arrest.
Former State Senator Dianne Wilkerson was expected to report to federal prison on Friday.
Former Boston city council Chuck Turner has been sentenced to three years in prison in his corruption case.
Prosecutors want Chuck Turner to serve more than three years in prison for corruption.
Flaunting the law is something of a national pastime for all sorts of folks at all levels of our society.
On the day before the Boston City Council decides whether to expel Chuck Turner, the city councilor says he is not exactly sure what will happen, but suspects that he will be expelled.