NY State Senator Lied to FBI About Pressuring Law Firm to Hire His Son
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July of 2014Categories: Thomas LibousThomas Libous has been indicted on a charge of lying to the FBI during an investigation into a business deal involving his son.
Libous, the deputy majority leader in the New York Senate, was under investigation for allegedly telling an unnamed law firm that it would have to “build a new wing” to handle all the extra business he would bring the firm in exchange for hiring his son Matthew Libous, said the indictment secured by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York.
Libous was indicted on a charge of giving a false statement to the FBI.Source: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/07/01/powerful-new-york-gop-senator-charged-with-lying-to...