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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Southern District of New York

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Statement Of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara On Sentencing Of Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver

“Today’s stiff sentence is a just and fitting end to Sheldon Silver’s long career of corruption.”

Topic(s): 
Public Corruption
Press Release Number: 
16-107
Updated May 3, 2016