Jury to continue deliberations in trial of ex-La. congressman found with cash in freezer

Deliberations to continue in Jefferson’s trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A jury is scheduled to resume deliberations in the corruption trial of a former Louisiana congressman who had $90,000 hidden in his freezer.

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Jury deliberates, still no verdict in trial of ex-La. congressman found with cash in freezer

Deliberations continue in ex-congressman’s trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A jury has ended its second day of deliberations without reaching a verdict in the corruption trial of a former Louisiana congressman who had $90,000 hidden in his freezer.

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Jury to hear closing arguments in bribery trial of former La. congressman Jefferson

Closing arguments set for ex-congressman’s trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A jury is scheduled to hear closing arguments Wednesday in the bribery trial of a former Louisiana congressman whose case gained notoriety after a search of his home turned up $90,000 cash hidden in a freezer.

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American al-Qaida from Va. sentenced to life term for Bush assassination plot

American al-Qaida sentenced to life for Bush plot

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A Virginia man was sentenced Monday to life in prison for joining al-Qaida and plotting to assassinate then-President George W. Bush, a more severe penalty than the original 30 years he received after his 2005 conviction.

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American al-Qaida member from Va. to be resentenced for Bush assassination plot

American al-Qaida to be resentenced for Bush plot

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A Virginia man convicted of joining al-Qaida and plotting to assassinate then-President George W. Bush is due back in court for resentencing.

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Defense wraps up at bribery trial of La. congressman accused of hiding cash in freezer

Closing arguments next week in freezer cash trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Defense lawyers for a former Louisiana congressman accused of taking bribes and hiding $90,000 in his freezer have presented their case to a federal jury.

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Jurors see photos of frozen cash during former Rep. William Jefferson’s bribery trial

Photos of frozen cash shown in Jefferson’s trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — An FBI agent testified that it took federal agents about 30 minutes to find $90,000 in cash hidden in the freezer of a then-congressman’s Washington home.

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Video of La. congressman accepting suitcase of cash from FBI informant played at trial

Jury sees videos of La. congressman accepting cash

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A federal jury has seen video of a former Louisiana congressman accepting a suitcase filled with $100,000 in cash outside a northern Virginia hotel.

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Prosecutors: Ex-US Rep. Jefferson taped discussing business deals he brokered for bribes

Prosecutors play audiotapes at Jefferson’s trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Prosecutors are playing audiotapes of former Louisiana congressman William Jefferson talking with a woman about business deals he is accused of brokering in exchange for bribes.

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Judge cuts sentence from 12 years in prison to probation for Pentagon leaker in AIPAC case

Probation instead of prison for Pentagon leaker

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A judge has dramatically reduced the sentence for a former Pentagon analyst who pleaded guilty to leaking classified information to an Israeli diplomat and two pro-Israel lobbyists.

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