Former State Senator Ron Calderon Of Montebello Pleads Guilty To Federal Mail FraudCalderon admitted to taking thousands of dollars in bribes, according to a plea agreement. He'll be sentenced in September.
Prosecutors: Ex-California Senator To Plead Guilty To BribeHe faces up to 20 years in prison. But prosecutors say they'd ask that he get no more than six years.
Public Corruption Trial Of State Sen. Ron Calderon, Brother Delayed Till AugustLawyers have agreed to delay the public corruption trial of former state Sen. Ron Calderon and his brother until August, court papers obtained Thursday show.
Court Papers Reveal Informants In Corruption Sting Newly unsealed court documents say one of California State Sen. Ron Calderon's own aides and a former member of the state Assembly staff assisted the FBI in the corruption sting that ensnared the politician.
California Senate Erases Websites Of 3 Suspended LawmakersThe California Senate has erased the names and online archives of three suspended lawmakers entangled in criminal cases.
Calif. State Senate Votes To Suspend 3 Embattled LawmakersTwo Southern California state lawmakers were among a trio of Democratic senators who were suspended Friday over criminal charges.
Lawmaker Scandals Prompt Ethics Bills From Senate DemocratsStung by criminal charges against two colleagues, the leader of the state Senate and other Democratic lawmakers are seeking tighter rules on lawmakers and lobbyists.
State Senator Accused Of Taking Kickbacks Takes Indefinite Leave Of AbsenceA California state lawmaker facing federal corruption charges alleging he took kickbacks while in office said Sunday evening he has taken an indefinite leave of absence from the Legislature while he awaits trial.
State Senator Ron Calderon Pleads Not Guilty To Bribery, Fraud Charges State Senator Ron Calderon was expected Monday to surrender to federal authorities prior to his arraignment on bribery charges.
State Sen. Ron Calderon, Brother Indicted On Public Corruption ChargesCalifornia State Sen. Ron Calderon and his brother have been indicted in connection with charges of political corruption and health care fraud, federal officials said Friday.
Agency: No Investigation Of Latino Caucus DonationCalifornia's political watchdog agency said Monday it has declined to open an investigation into a lawmaker whose name surfaced in an ongoing federal investigation of a state senator.
Elected Officials In Bell Call For State Sen. Ron Calderon To Step DownAssemblymember Cristina Garcia of Bell Gardens and several other elected officials Wednesday called for Senator Ron Calderon to step down amid a federal investigation and accusations that he accepted money to promote certain bills.