Former State Sen. Vincent Fumo was convicted of all 137 counts against him today as his marathon federal corruption trial ended in a stunning victory for prosecutors.
Federal prosecutors will appear before a three-judge panel Wednesday to argue that former State Sen. Vincent J. Fumo, nearly midway through a 55-month sentence for corruption, should be resentenced to a longer term.
The civic organization founded, funded, and then ripped off by disgraced former State Sen. Vincent J. Fumo will live on.
Former State Sen. Vincent J. Fumo, now serving a 55-month prison term, got an "enormous" break and should receive a much longer sentence, prosecutors said Thursday in a voluminous attack on the punishment imposed last July by a federal judge.
Defense lawyers for former State Sen. Vincent J. Fumo moved late today for an immediate halt in jury deliberations and the removal of one juror, contending that the juror posted oblique remarks on Facebook.com and Twitter.com - including one declaring, "Stay tuned for a big announcement on Monday...
In a trial thick with jaw-dropping moments, former State Sen. Vincent J. Fumo provided one of the biggest shocks of all when he blurted out that a close friend had given him a whopping gift: $1 million from his daughter's trust fund.
After testimony from 105 people, the last witness stepped down yesterday in the marathon federal corruption trial of former State Sen. Vincent J. Fumo, setting the stage for closing arguments next week.
Images entered as government exhibits in the corruption trial against former State Senator Vincent Fumo.
Former political strategist for Sen. Vincent J. Fumo, Howard Cain, testified yesterday that he worked to defeat Fumo's estranged daughter in a Whitemarsh Twp. supervisor race.
A longtime confidant of State Sen. Vincent J. Fumo's testified yesterday that he received more than $500,000 under lucrative Senate contracts while working as Fumo's political hired gun - and submitted false bills to justify his paychecks.
Lead defense attorney Dennis Cogan questions Sen. Fumo's son-in-law Christian Marrone.(Exerpt, edited for length)
Fumo's son-in-law Christian Marrone testifies about his concerns about Citizen Alliance for Better Neighborhoods and his relationship with State Sen. Vincent Fumo.(edited for length)
Amid state Sen. Vincent Fumo's trial and his complicated emotional life, Carolyn Zinni, 50, his new girlfriend stands through it all, a pretty girl from the 'hood and successful dress shop owner.