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Cancer recovery

Bruno trial put off to 2014

Corruption case must wait for cancer recovery

Former Senator Majority Leader Joe Bruno appears in federal court with his lawyers in Albany on Thursday, May 3, 2012, for a second federal indictment.
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
Former Senator Majority Leader Joe Bruno appears in federal court with his lawyers in Albany on Thursday, May 3, 2012, for a second federal indictment.
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The second federal corruption trial of former state Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno, scheduled to start in three weeks, will be delayed while he recovers from cancer surgery. Prosecutors want the trial rescheduled for February, but the defense is asking for more time, proposing April instead. Bruno’s new trial had been set for Dec. 2 in U.S. District Court in Albany, but that was before the 84-year-old underwent surgery Sept. 26 for a cancerous kidney ...


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dlittlecook
November 7, 2013
6:26 p.m.

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This whole thing is nonsense. I don't see anyone going after Silverman. He has been accused of worse but no one is going after him.

grant18
November 8, 2013
8 a.m.

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The Gazette has reused this picture so many times that I finally have to ask, "Is that Basil Fawlty standing next to ex-Sen. Bruno?"

rsmall803
November 9, 2013
8:41 p.m.

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a total waste of print. this crook has been laughing all the way to the bank for decades.

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