| Jun 9, 2009
A former Louisiana congressman's brother asked a federal judge Monday to dismiss the racketeering conspiracy case against him, his girlfriend and two of his relatives, calling it a politically motivated prosecution.
Arthur Lemann III, one of Mose...
| Jul 16, 2009
A former Louisiana congressman's brother is asking a federal judge to postpone his bribery trial until after his trial for a separate racketeering conspiracy case.
Mose Jefferson's trial on charges he bribed a former New Orleans school board president...
| Jul 28, 2009
A trial for the racketeering conspiracy case against a former Louisiana lawmaker and three relatives of a former congressman has been rescheduled for early next year.
The trial for political operative Mose Jefferson; his sister, New Orleans tax...
| Aug 4, 2009
A federal appeals court has refused to delaya bribery trial for the brother of a former Louisiana congressman,setting the stage for a jury to hear the case next week.
Mose Jefferson's trial on charges he bribed a former New Orleansschool board...
| Aug 6, 2009
A former Louisiana congressman's brother isn't indigent and doesn't qualify for a government-funded lawyer to defend him against bribery charges, a federal magistrate ruled Thursday.Mose Jefferson is the brother of former U.S. Rep. William Jefferson,...
| Aug 9, 2009
A federal trial is opening for a formerLouisiana congressman's brother charged with bribing a former NewOrleans school board member for her support in awarding schoolcontracts.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday for the case againstMose...
| Aug 10, 2009
A federal trial is opening for a former Louisiana congressman's brother charged with bribing a former New Orleans school board member for her support in awarding school contracts.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday for the case against Mose...
| Aug 10, 2009
Less than a week after a former Louisiana congressman was convicted of corruption charges, that case is casting a long shadow over his brother's federal trial on unrelated bribery charges.
Six men and six women, as well as two female alternates, were...
| Aug 11, 2009
As his bribery trial opened Tuesday, Mose Jefferson appeared determined to tell a federal jury his side of the story - unlike his younger brother, former Rep. William Jefferson, who didn't take the witness stand before he was convicted of unrelated...
| Aug 21, 2009
A federal jury convicted New Orleans political operative Mose Jefferson of bribery and obstruction of justice Friday, less than a month after his brother, a former Louisiana congressman, was found guilty of unrelated corruption charges.Mose Jefferson, 66,...
| Dec 30, 2009
An arraignment in a racketeering conspiracy case has been rescheduled for a former congressman's niece, who is in a hospital.
Angela Coleman, niece of former Rep. William Jefferson, was due in court last Wednesday to be arraigned on a new indictment....