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NY Lt Gov Benjamin arrested in campaign donation scheme

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New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin faces bribery, fraud and falsification of records charges. He was chosen by Gov. Kathy Hochul to fill her former job a couple of weeks after she stepped into the governorship. A real estate developer who steered campaign contributions toward Benjamin's failed bid for New York City comptroller was indicted.
6 months ago·New York, United States

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NY lieutenant governor Benjamin pleads not guilty to bribery, related charges

New York Lieutenant Governor Brian Benjamin pleaded not guilty to bribery and related criminal charges on Tuesday, after prosecutors said he directed state funds to a group controlled by a real estate developer who was a campaign donor.

6 months ago·United Kingdom
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New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin arrested in campaign donation scheme

New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin, whose seven months in that role has been overshadowed by probes into a previous campaign, was arrested Tuesday in a federal corruption investigation.

6 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin resigns following arrest in alleged federal campaign donation scheme

The U.S. Attorney's office said Benjamin was arrested on charges of bribery, honest services wire fraud and falsification of records.

6 months ago·United States
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NY Lt Gov Benjamin arrested in campaign donation scheme

New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin has been arrested in a federal corruption investigation

6 months ago·United States
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New York Lt. Gov. Benjamin arrested in campaign donation scheme

New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin, whose seven months in that role has been overshadowed by probes into a previous campaign, was arrested Tuesday in a federal corruption investigation.

6 months ago·Washington, United States
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NY lieutenant governor resigns after arrest and indictment in alleged bribery scheme | CNN Politics

New York Democratic Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin resigned Tuesday, the state's governor said, after being arrested and indicted on charges in connection with his alleged participation in a scheme to obtain campaign contributions in exchange for securing a state grant.

6 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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