Eric Stevenson http://wrvo.org en Assemblyman convicted on bribery charges http://wrvo.org/post/assemblyman-convicted-bribery-charges <p>An Assemblyman from the Bronx has been convicted of corruption charges, meanwhile an Assemblyman from the Buffalo area resigned over accusations of sexual harassment.</p><p></p><p>On the first formal day of the legislative session, Assemblyman Eric Stevenson was convicted of bribery by a federal jury after he took $20,000 from adult day care developers in exchange for promising favorable legislation. Under state law, Stevenson is automatically removed from office.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:59:27 +0000 Karen DeWitt 49923 at http://wrvo.org Second state legislator accused of corruption http://wrvo.org/post/second-state-legislator-accused-corruption <p>Two days after a state senator was arrested for trying to bribe his way onto the New York City mayoral ballot, a state assemblyman has been accused of accepting payments to sponsor legislation that would benefit developers of an adult day care center in the Bronx. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 13:11:38 +0000 Karen DeWitt 35802 at http://wrvo.org