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Scores of N.Y. Public Housing Workers Charged in Record Corruption Case

Posted on AllSides February 6th, 2024
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Federal prosecutors in Manhattan charged more than 60 current and former employees of the New York City Housing Authority with bribery and extortion, a sweeping indictment of a troubled organization. The unsealing of the complaints was announced early Tuesday, with additional details on the scope of the investigation to be unveiled by Damian Williams, the U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, at a late morning news conference. The employees were charged with “accepting cash payments from contractors in exchange for awarding NYCHA contracts,” a news release said....

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