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“In Pa. coal region, a mother lode of corruption”

Posted on Mon, Nov. 16, 2009

In Pa. coal region, a mother lode of corruption

First came “cash for kids.” Now, six school board members are charged with accepting bribes from would-be teachers.

By William Ecenbarger  For The Inquirer

WILKES-BARRE – Early in the spring, the FBI made an extraordinary appeal that was carried by newspapers and broadcast media throughout northeastern Pennsylvania: Continue reading