TITLE

Abramoff, Scanlon and key former aides continue to talk

AUTHOR(S)
Crabtree, Susan
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Hill;9/4/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 99, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that prosecutors are continuing to investigate the corruption schemes of Jac Abramoff along with several former aides in the U.S. Abramoff and his close associate Michael Scanlon are given three more months to continue to give information after the government has postponed the scheduled status hearings with Judge Ellen Huvelle. According to Steve Ellis of Taxpayers for Common Sense, this activity show that the investigation is still very active.
ACCESSION #
26745971

 

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