, Ex-House Majority Leader, Found Guilty in Money-Laundering Trial
A Texas jury Wednesday found Tom DeLay, the and Texas political powerhouse, guilty in a money-laundering trial involving contributions to political campaigns. The verdict was the latest chapter in a long legal battle that forced Mr. DeLay to step down. The trial also opened a window on the world of campaign financing in Washington, as jurors heard testimony about large contributions flowing to Mr. DeLay from corporations seeking to influence him and junkets to posh resorts where the congressman would rub shoulders with lobbyists in return for donations.
Yes that's the Jack Abernoff - SIX YEAR trial.