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Businessman Pleads Guilty In John Wiley Price Corruption Case

A little-known consultant in the public corruption case against Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price went from co-defendant to government witness, who will soon tell a jury everything he knows.

CBS 11–07/01/2015

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Plea Deal Could Spell Trouble For Price

Prosecutors could have more ammunition in their case against Dallas County commissioner John Wiley Price, after consultant Christian Campbell reached a plea deal.

07/01/2015

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Attorney Claims Responsibility For John Wiley Price Not Being In Court

Commissioner John Wiley Price’s attorney says it’s his fault his client was a no-show at federal court on Tuesday. So if Mr. Price still wants the judge to have taxpayers pay for part of his defense in his bribery and tax evasion case, he will have to go to court next week.

CBSDFW.COM–01/27/2015

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DPD Receives $400K Grant; Cracks Down On Counterfeiters

The Dallas Police Department is joining an international effort to crack down on counterfeiters and the crimes they’re connected to.

12/04/2014

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Dallas Pastor Says Church ‘Knows Who Price Is’

Two days after he pleaded not guilty to bribery and fraud charges, Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price was all smiles as he left church service on Sunday.

07/28/2014

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10-year Sentence For Ex-New Orleans Mayor Nagin

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison for bribery, money laundering and other corruption that spanned his two terms as mayor — including the chaotic years after Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005.

07/09/2014

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Price’s Meeting With Prosecutors Canceled

Federal prosecutors asked Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price to meet with them on Wednesday to discuss allegations of corruption, but that meeting was then canceled.

07/02/2014

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Ex-Parole Officer Gets Prison For Taking Bribes

A former Texas parole officer has been sentenced to almost two years in federal prison for taking bribes from a man she supervised and not reporting his alleged financial violations.

05/02/2013

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Hill To Appeal Dallas Corruption Conviction

It was the biggest corruption case in Dallas history, and former Mayor Pro Tem Don Hill is getting another chance to prove his innocence.

04/30/2013

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Former Texas Parole Officer Accepted Bribes

A former Texas parole officer faces up to 20 years in prison for accepting bribes from a man she supervised and not reporting his alleged financial violations.

01/24/2013

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin (Photo by Chris McKay/Getty Images for Usher's New Look Foundation)

Ex-New Orleans Mayor & North Texan Ray Nagin Charged With Bribery

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, who currently lives in Frisco, Texas, was indicted Friday on charges that he used his office for personal gain while the city was struggling to recover from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

01/18/2013

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Former Melissa Mayor Charged With Extortion

The former mayor of a North Texas city has been indicted in connection with a bribery scheme. David E. Dorman was previously the mayor of Melissa, located in Collin County.

09/13/2012

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