The sentencing for former Bell City Manager Robert Rizzo Wednesday was postponed until April 16.
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A judge refused Thursday to dismiss a corruption case against five former Bell City Council members charged with misappropriating funds to overpay themselves.
Four former Bell city officials pleaded not guilty Thursday to corruption charges.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled to resume Monday for former Bell City Manager Robert Rizzo and former Assistant City Manager Angela Spaccia, who are charged with misappropriation of public funds.