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State Senator Roderick Wright (Photo courtesy: Senate.CA.gov)

Former State Senator Released After 70-Minute Jail Stint Because Of Overcrowding

Former state Senator Rod Wright surrendered Friday night to begin serving a L.A. County jail term and only spent 70 minutes inside.

11/01/2014

Former City Councilman Richard Alarcon (R) and Flora Montes de Oca Alarcon entered not guilty pleas in October 2012 on perjury and voter fraud charges. (CBS)

Ex-City Councilman Sentenced To 4 Months In Jail For Voter Fraud, Perjury

Former Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon will serve 120 days in jail as part of his sentencing Tuesday for his convictions on fraudulent voting and perjury charges.

10/14/2014

Former City Councilman Richard Alarcon (R) and Flora Montes de Oca Alarcon entered not guilty pleas in October 2012 on perjury and voter fraud charges. (CBS)

LA Councilman Convicted Of Voter Fraud Will Continue To Collect $116K Annual Pension

Los Angeles doesn’t prohibit city employees convicted of felonies from receiving pensions, a worker in the city’s civilian retirement division told Los Angeles Daily News.

07/25/2014

Former City Councilman Richard Alarcon (R) and Flora Montes de Oca Alarcon entered not guilty pleas in October 2012 on perjury and voter fraud charges. (CBS)

Ex-Councilman Alarcon, Wife Found Guilty On Perjury, Voter Fraud Charges

A former Los Angeles City Councilman and his wife Wednesday were convicted on charges of perjury and voter fraud, but cleared on several other counts.

07/23/2014

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Octomom Pleads No Contest To Welfare Fraud Charge

“Octomom” Nadya Suleman pleaded no contest Monday to a misdemeanor count of welfare fraud.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/14/2014

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LAPD Officer Sentenced To Probation In 2008 Perjury Case

A Los Angeles Police Department officer Wednesday was sentenced to three years probation for lying under oath in a 2008 drug possession case.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

State Senator Roderick Wright was convicted of perjury in January of lying about his residence.(credit: CBS)

GOP Move To Expel State Sen. Rod Wright Fails To Gain Traction

A state Senate committee will not consider a Republican resolution seeking to expel a Democrat awaiting sentencing on perjury and voter fraud charges.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/12/2014

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Leader Says Lost Supermajority Won’t Hinder Senate

Major issues facing the Legislature, including a water bond and reshaping the state’s rainy day fund, can be addressed this year despite the loss of Democrats’ supermajority.

03/03/2014

State Senator Roderick Wright was convicted of perjury in January of lying about his residence.(credit: CBS)

3 GOP Senators Want To Give State Sen. Roderick Wright The Boot

Three Republican senators want to expel State Sen. Roderick Wright from the Legislature.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/26/2014

Democratic Senator Roderick Wright. (credit: senate.ca.gov)

Convicted State Senator Take Indefinite Leave

A state senator convicted of perjury and voter fraud took an indefinite leave of absence Tuesday as he awaits sentencing in May.

02/25/2014

Democratic Senator Roderick Wright. (credit: senate.ca.gov)

Calif. Senator Convicted Of Voter Fraud, Perjury

California state Sen. Roderick Wright was convicted Tuesday of perjury and voter fraud for falsely claiming he lived in an apartment in the district he represents when he actually lives elsewhere.

01/28/2014

Democratic Senator Roderick Wright. (credit: senate.ca.gov)

State Sen. Roderick Wright Convicted On 8 Counts Of Fraud, Perjury

State Sen. Roderick Wright was convicted Tuesday of eight charges of fraud and perjury for living outside the district he was elected to represent.

01/28/2014

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Irvine Wine Storage Owner Gets 6-Year Sentence

A wine storage business owner has been sentenced to six years in state prison for stealing $2.7 million worth of wine from his clients’ storage lockers and under-reporting about $3.5 million in payroll taxes.

08/30/2013

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2 LAPD Officers Convicted Of Perjury In Drug Case

Two Los Angeles Police Department officers Tuesday were convicted of perjury and other charges related to lying under oath in a 2008 drug case.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/13/2012

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L.A. City Councilman Richard Alarcon, Wife Plead Not Guilty To Felony Voter Fraud Charges

Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife pleaded not guilty Thursday morning to perjury and voter fraud charges.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/18/2012

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