Vincent Fumo convicted in Philadelphia

by Walter Olson on March 21, 2009

The jury convicted the veteran pol on all counts after a five-month trial. The case raised allegations of lawyer misconduct, and we have previously covered the bare-knuckled tactics Fumo used to protect some of his friends in the Pennsylvania courthouse machine.

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1 David Wisniewski 03.22.09 at 7:50 pm

What is sad is that it took the US Attorney’s office to take any action. The Philadelphia DA and the PA AG have been asleep at the wheel for far too long when it comes to political corruption. The same can be said for the New Jersey AG.

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