ALBANY, N.Y.— Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is taking a leave of absence from his law firm as he fights federal corruption charges, the firm said Wednesday. Silver, a Manhattan Democrat, faces charges that he took nearly $4 million in payoffs and kickbacks in payments from law firms over a decade. Silver, who in a state financial disclosure reported making between...» Read More
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