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SF Chronicle: Leland Yee Pleads Not Guilty to Hiding Bribes

posted by Randall

Leland YeeFormer California State Senator Leland Yee has pleaded not guilty to the latest charge against him–hiding a bribe he received for smuggling guns from the Philippines and arranging a meeting for a a prospective big donor and another lawmaker, reports the SF Chronicle (photo by John Martinez Pavliga)

The accusation added January 29 also names Keith Jackson, former school board president of the San Francisco Unified School District.

The two men face up to 20 years in prison for the latest charge, the same penalty they face for two grand jury indictments handed down in April and July.

A separate trial will be held later for 24 co-defendants.

You can read more about the latest indictments in the SF Chronicle.

 

 

 

 

 

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