Andrew Cuomo's "Buffalo Billion" economic redevelopment program, leaving some lawyers grumbling outside court that it's a bad time to face corruption charges.
Prosecutors said Kaloyeros arranged for a Buffalo developer, Louis Ciminelli, and his company LPCiminelli to win a development job in Buffalo worth a half billion dollars.
Prosecutors said Kaloyeros arranged for Ciminelli, and his company, LPCiminelli, to win a development job in Buffalo worth a half-billion dollars.
Gerardi was convicted of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, wire fraud and making a false statement.
Ciminelli and others in his company contributed nearly $100,000 to Cuomo's campaign while COR executives and their relatives contributed $125,000 to Cuomo's 2014 re-election campaign.