Drop Down MenusCSS Drop Down MenuPure CSS Dropdown Menu
Alternative Text Alternative Text Alternative Text Alternative Text
Survivor of US Drone Attack:
Obama Belongs on List of World's Tyrants

Poisoning Black Cities: Corporate Campaign to Ethnically Cleanse US Cities Massive Marches in Poland
Against Authoritarian Threat of Far-Right
Ethiopia’s Invisible Crisis: Land Rights Activists Kidnapped and Tortured

Global Perspectives Now Global Perspectives Now

Republican Thug Who Threatened To Throw Reporter Off Balcony — Arrested and Indicted On 20 Counts by Feds, Pleads Innocent

Michael Grimm
Michael Grimm: Republican "tough guys" will threaten
reporters and snatch food stamps from children but won't
take on Wall Street. (Photo by MTA-NY)
By CBS/AP
Rep. Michael Grimm has pleaded not guilty to a 20-count federal indictment that includes charges of mail fraud, wire fraud and tax fraud.
The Staten Island Republican was arraigned Monday in Brooklyn. He will be released on $400,000 bond.

He’s charged with engaging in schemes to underreport wages for restaurant workers, including some who were in the country illegally. He’s accused of concealing more than $1 million in sales and wages.

“In 2007, Michael Grimm, former Marine, former FBI agent, accountant and attorney, was poised for success as a small business owner,” United States Attorney Loretta Lynch said. “Instead, as alleged, Grimm made the choice to go from upholding the law to breaking it.”

Read More

No comments:

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...