New York State Atttorney General Eric Schneiderman http://wamc.org en NYC Assemblyman Says He Is Under FBI Investigation http://wamc.org/post/nyc-assemblyman-says-he-under-fbi-investigation <p>A state assemblyman from Queens says the FBI has raided his home, hotel and offices in an investigation of his daily expense claims.</p><p></p><p>Democrat William Scarborough says representatives from Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office and the FBI raided his hotel room at 5:45 a.m. Wednesday.&nbsp; He says FBI agents left his office Wednesday with boxes marked evidence. He says they took his cell phone, calendars and "just about everything."</p><p>The Legislature has weathered a series of criminal and sexual harassment scandals in recent years.</p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 20:40:03 +0000 Dave Lucas 86761 at http://wamc.org NYC Assemblyman Says He Is Under FBI Investigation New York A.G. task force seizes cocaine, guns in second major bust of the last two months http://wamc.org/post/new-york-ag-task-force-seizes-cocaine-guns-second-major-bust-last-two-months <p>New York’s top law enforcement officials were joined by Albany Mayor Jerry Jennings and Police Chief Steven Krokoff in Albany on Tuesday to announce a major drug indictment.</p><p>The 11-month operation, code-named “Operation North Star,” resulted in a 226 count indictment of 31 defendants and the seizure of nearly 2 kilograms of cocaine with an approximate street value of $200,000 dollars, more than $100,000 dollars in cash, three vehicles, a bulletproof vest, and a hand gun that police say was to be used in an imminent murder.</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 22:44:09 +0000 57259 at http://wamc.org New York A.G. task force seizes cocaine, guns in second major bust of the last two months The Capitol Connection #1215 http://wamc.org/post/capitol-connection-1215 <p>Host Alan Chartock is joined by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. They discuss gang violence, cracking down on drug distribution, wrongful convictions, Indian Point, and Wall Street.</p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 19:56:36 +0000 Alan Chartock 36711 at http://wamc.org The Capitol Connection #1215 Northeast Report - New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman http://wamc.org/post/northeast-report-new-york-state-attorney-general-eric-schneiderman <p>WAMC&#39;S Brian Shields speaks with NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman about the arrest of 52 people in and around Albany on gang-related drug activity and violence.</p> Tue, 27 Mar 2012 19:30:00 +0000 Patrick Donges 35598 at http://wamc.org