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Ex-Seminole County tax collector Joel Greenberg working toward plea deal with prosecutors

1 month ago   |   By WESH

“I am sure Matt Gaetz is not feeling very comfortable today," Greenberg's lawyer said after a Thursday court hearing.
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Matt Gaetz's associate Joel Greenberg will likely accept a plea deal, his attorneys said

Matt Gaetz's associate Joel Greenberg will likely accept a plea deal, his attorneys said

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Joel Greenberg, an indicted former Florida tax collector, will likely accept a plea deal, his lawyers told a judge on Thursday.
Just in: Joel Greenberg, the former Florida tax collector involved in the Justice Department investigation into Matt Gaetz, is likely to strike a plea deal with prosecutors, his attorneys say in court. - Hugo Lowell April 8, 2021
"We believe this case will be a plea," Roger Handberg, one of the federal prosecutors working on the case, told the court.
Gaetz and Greenberg are at the center of a broad Justice Department sex-crimes...
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'QAnon Shaman' lawyer makes offensive comments about Capitol rioters...

'QAnon Shaman' lawyer makes offensive comments about Capitol rioters: 'They're all f--ing short-bus people'

Summary List Placement The outspoken lawyer for one of the Capitol attack's alleged participants is claiming his client and his client's alleged compatriots were especially... Read more ...

Democrat Val Demings To Run For Senate Against Marco Rubio

Democrat Val Demings To Run For Senate Against Marco Rubio

The congresswoman had been weighing whether to run for the Florida governorship or a seat in the Senate. Read more ...

Andrew Giuliani announces run for New York governor

Andrew Giuliani announces run for New York governor

Andrew Giuliani, the son of former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani and a former Trump White House official, announced on Tuesday that he would run for New York governor next... Read more ...

Russia's intelligence chief suggested that the US and UK orchestrated the...

Russia's intelligence chief suggested that the US and UK orchestrated the SolarWinds hack that breached US government agencies

Summary List Placement The head of Russia's foreign intelligence service suggested without evidence that the US and UK were actually behind last year's SolarWinds hack, which... Read more ...

Palestinians go on strike as violence continues

Palestinians go on strike as violence continues

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Israel carried out a wave of airstrikes on what it said were militant targets in Gaza, leveling a six-story building, and militants fired dozens of... Read more ...

Manchin, Murkowski for bipartisan support to reauthorize the Voting Rights...

Manchin, Murkowski for bipartisan support to reauthorize the Voting Rights Act. Bill needs 9 more GOP votes to pass in the Senate

Summary List Placement Two of the Senate's most notorious moderates are urging Congress to reauthorize the Voting Rights Act and attempting to bolster bipartisan support for... Read more ...

Bidens Topped Typical Tax Bite

Bidens Topped Typical Tax Bite

President Biden restored a long-standing presidential tradition Monday by releasing his tax returns, showing that 25.9% of the first couple's income went to the federal... Read more ...

White House issue subtle dig at Trump over unreleased tax returns, saying...

White House issue subtle dig at Trump over unreleased tax returns, saying Biden and Harris releasing their 2020 tax returns is an 'almost uninterrupted' tradition

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris released their 2020 tax returns on Monday. The press release made a subtle dig at former President... Read more ...

Biden isn't stepping in to stop 19 GOP-led states from yanking federal...

Biden isn't stepping in to stop 19 GOP-led states from yanking federal unemployment within weeks

Summary List Placement At least 19 Republican-led states are terminating federal unemployment aid programs starting in June in an effort to force more people back to work... Read more ...

New York will drop its mask mandate for vaccinated people on Wednesday

New York will drop its mask mandate for vaccinated people on Wednesday

Summary List Placement New York state announced that it will end its wide-ranging mask mandate for vaccinated people beginning Wednesday. "Unvaccinated people should continue... Read more ...