Ethics & Corruption

Frank Eltman / AP

The former town supervisor of Oyster Bay, Long Island, who pleaded guilty to state corruption charges last year has died.

Ed Betz / AP

A federal judge has delayed the sentencing of former Suffolk County District Attorney Tom Spota until June.

Mark Lennihan / AP

Legislation in New York would make it the first state to require state and local elected officials to make their tax returns public, in an effort to weed out corruption.  

Seth Wenig / AP

A federal appeals court has partially overturned the corruption conviction of former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. 

Seth Wenig / AP

Former Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and his top aide will be sentenced on April 30.