honest services http://wamc.org en Fraud Retrial for Ex-NY Senator Bruno Set for February http://wamc.org/post/fraud-retrial-ex-ny-senator-bruno-set-february <p>A federal judge has set February 4 to start the retrial of former New York Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno on fraud charges and imposed a gag order on the lawyers. More from WAMC&rsquo;s Dave Lucas&hellip;</p><p>U.S. District Judge Gary Sharpe says Tuesday the case will be tried in court, not the press, while acknowledging he imposed the same rule at the 2009 trial, where Bruno himself held daily press conferences on the courthouse steps to say he was innocent while his lawyers stood quietly by.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 12:02:58 +0000 Dave Lucas 40030 at http://wamc.org Fraud Retrial for Ex-NY Senator Bruno Set for February