• Ex-New Orleans mayor asks judge to throw out his conviction

    3 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    NEW ORLEANS - Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has asked a federal judge to throw out his corruption conviction, citing a recent Supreme Court decision making it more difficult to convict public officials of bribery. Acting as his own attorney, Nagin filed a motion Wednesday “to vacate, set aside or correct” his 10-year...
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