After a State Supreme Court Justice and high ranking political operative were indicted on corruption charges, the three men hoping to be elected Erie County District Attorney as a Democrat have had varied responses.
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) After Wednesday's double shooting left an 11 year old wounded in critical condition, Buffalo Police believed it was gang related. One Buffalo leader says gang violence is always a concern, and more has to be done to stop it.
State Supreme Court Justice John Michalek has pleaded guilty to receiving bribes and resigned from the bench as part of a growing scandal that could effectively remove local lobbyist and political insider G. Steven Pigeon from the stage.
INSIDE: A Buffalo's Early News Roundtable on the scandal.
Buffalo, NY (WBEN/AP) - Democratic political operative G. Steven Pigeon has pleaded not guilty to 9 counts stemming from a bribery investigation that led to the resignation of State Supreme Court Justice John Michalek.
Pigeon was charged Thursday morning with bribery, rewarding official misconduct and grand larceny. He pleaded not guilty to the charges. Pigeon was released on $20,000
Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation has been picked as the designated developer for the redevelopment of Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, with plans for housing, a soccer complex and a charter school