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Reader Input: How about the real corruption?
Tuesday May 21 2013
Mr. (Chuck) Butler (“USA a culture of corruption,” Reader Input, May 17) is amazed that it took weeks to publish his original “simpleton” diatribe (“A ...
5 of 6 ex-officials guilty in Bell, California corruption case
Wednesday Mar 20 2013
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Five former elected officials of the small, blue-collar California city of Bell were convicted Wednesday of multiple counts of misappropriating public fund ...
Letter writer gets it wrong
Monday Mar 12 2012
Donald Adams (Reader Input, March 9) tries to cover his tracks and split hairs in a hopeless attempt to refute my exposure of his contradictions and prejudice regarding gay marriag ...
Original letter misunderstood
Thursday Mar 08 2012
In response to Mr. (Jim) Beall Sr.’s letter (Reader Input, March 8), he obviously didn’t understand the original letter and let his emotions respond for him. In the original le ...
Media Life: TV’s “60 Minutes” explores Abramoff’s murky Placer connection
Thursday Nov 03 2011
Placer County’s perception of Washington, D.C. politics has been getting a workout in recent weeks with the build-up to and sentencing of lobbyist Kevin Ring, a former top-level ...
Lobbyist Ring facing another trial on two more charges
Friday Oct 28 2011
The U.S. Department of Justice isn’t through with the Kevin Ring prosecution yet. Ring, a former lobbyist who worked for Jack Abramoff, was sentenced Wednesday to 20 months in p ...
D.C. judge sentences sobbing Ring to 20 months on corruption counts
Wednesday Oct 26 2011
WASHINGTON -- A former lobbyist and top staffer with ex-Rep. John Doolittle’s office was sentenced Wednesday to nearly two years in prison for giving public officials meals and ...
Doolittle to judge: Ex-aide Ring should get no prison time in corruption case
Thursday Oct 13 2011
Ex-Rep. John Doolittle is challenging the U.S. Department of Justice’s successful prosecution on corruption charges of a former top aide, Kevin Ring. But prosecutors are questio ...
Ring: Feds told him to lie to implicate Doolittle
Wednesday Oct 12 2011
Described by prosecutors as “Team Abramoff’s chief operating officer,” ex-lobbyist Kevin Ring is now claiming the Justice Department wanted him to lie and send best friend an ...
Ex-Doolittle staffer Ring under fire again in D.C. corruption scandal
Wednesday Mar 23 2011
The Justice Department is putting Kevin Ring – a former aide to ex-U.S. Rep. John Doolittle and a junior associate at Jack Abramoff's firm – on trial for a third time, making t ...
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