Sheldon Silver found guilty, again

Silver, in Retrial, Found Guilty on All Counts of Corruption

Sheldon Silver, the former powerful Democratic speaker of the NY state Assembly, was found guilty of federal corruption charges Friday, less than a year after his first conviction on the same charges was thrown out. A prosecutor cited a "mountain of evidence" against New York's former assembly speaker and called for the guilty verdict Thursday while a defense attorney said his client committed no crime. But this latest conviction must also be met with action in Albany.

On Friday, Silver was again convicted of all seven counts, which included two counts of honest services fraud and one of extortion under color of official right for each of the cancer and real estate schemes, and a count of money laundering.

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The case, which moved along the well-worn path of witnesses and evidence from the 2015 trial, was retried after the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in McDonnell v. Guilty.Defense attorney Michael Feldberg disagreed.

The deliberations, which began Thursday and resumed Friday, come more than two years after Silver's first trial resulted in a 12-year prison sentence.

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While the fee agreements were in place, Glenwood and Witkoff were lobbying Silver on real estate matters, including 421a developer tax exemptions, of which Glenwood was one of the largest recipients in the state. Martins said Silver earned $4 million in legal fees and another million dollars by investing the "dirty money".

Silver first joined the State Assembly in 1976, later becoming speaker in 1994.

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