Leland Yee

California voters sign off on lawmakers cutting peers’ pay

SACRAMENTO — California voters on Tuesday gave state lawmakers the ability to…

 

Former Human Rights Commissioner Nazly Mohajer, former commission staffer Zula Jones (both pictured), and former school board member Keith Jackson were all charged with bribery in January in San Francisco Superior Court. (Courtesy photos)

Judge rules protective order does not apply to local corruption case

A U.S. judge in San Francisco ruled Monday that a protective order…

 

Sheriff’s deputy caught up in ‘Shrimp Boy’ case no longer with department

A San Francisco Sheriff’s deputy investigated for his connections to a defendant…

 

Former state Sen. Leland Yee sentenced to 5 years in prison

A federal judge said he wanted to make an example of former…

Ex-state Sen. Yee, former SF school board president ask for short sentences in corruption case

The defense attorneys for a former state senator and an ex-San Francisco…

Former state Sen. Leland Yee (AP file photo)

Prosecutors seek 8-year sentence for Leland Yee

Prosecutors urged a federal judge in San Francisco on Wednesday to send…

Former state Sen. Leland Yee (AP file photo)

DA, FBI announce formation of political corruption task force

A joint task force to root out political corruption in San Francisco…

Political operatives turn themselves in

Three people linked to a pay-to-play bribery scheme linked to Mayor Ed…

Trio charged with bribery in political corruption case in custody

Three people linked to a pay to play bribery scheme linked to…

District Attorney George Gascon, City Attorney Dennis Herrera and FBI Special Agent in Charge David J. Johnson announced charges against retired Human Rights Commission employee Zula Jones, ex-HRC commissioner Nazly Mohajer and former political consultant Keith Jackson on Friday. (Bryan Carmody/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Officials at City Hall note lack of surprise after corruption charges

There’s little sense of surprise around City Hall in the wake of…

District Attorney George Gascon, City Attorney Dennis Herrera and FBI Special Agent in Charge David J. Johnson announced charges against retired Human Rights Commission employee Zula Jones, ex-HRC commissioner Nazly Mohajer and former political consultant Keith Jackson on Friday. (Bryan Carmody/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Federal prosecutor: ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow is a ‘vicious gangster’

A reformed gangster — or the vicious, brutal mastermind behind a violent…

(Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Back in court after a two week break, ‘Shrimp Boy’ lawyer cross examine undercover FBI agent

After a two week hiatus, the Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow racketeering and…

(Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, pictured during a ceremony inside the Ghee Kung Tong, faces charges of trafficking, murder for hire, racketeering and money laundering. (Courtesy photo)

Undercover FBI agent questioned by defense in ‘Shrimp Boy’ trial

The first time the FBI lead undercover agent in the Raymond “Shrimp…

Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, pictured during a ceremony inside the Ghee Kung Tong, faces charges of trafficking, murder for hire, racketeering and money laundering. (Courtesy photo)
Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow. (Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Prosecutors will not seek death penalty in ‘Shrimp Boy’ trial

Federal prosecutors say they will not seek the death penalty against alleged…

Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow. (Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Raymond “Shrimp Boy” will stand trial for racketeering on Nov. 1. (courtesy photo)

New charges in ‘Shrimp Boy’ case could result in death penalty, feds want continuance

Federal prosecutors say they need more time to prepare for a new…

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” will stand trial for racketeering on Nov. 1. (courtesy photo)
Tony Serra, right, an attorney for Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, pictured at left, listens to speakers at a news conference in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File 2014)

Chow to face charges for murder solicitation

The federal government plans to charge Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow for allegedly…

Tony Serra, right, an attorney for Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, pictured at left, listens to speakers at a news conference in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File 2014)
Sharmin Bock

Alameda County prosecutor caught up in ‘Shrimp Boy’ case cleared of wrongdoing

An Alameda County prosecutor caught up in the Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow…

Sharmin Bock
Mayor Ed Lee and other public officials are named in details from an FBI probe into state Sen. Leland Yee and Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Protective order to bury FBI findings on political corruption

Nearly all of the information collected by the FBI in the agency's…

Mayor Ed Lee and other public officials are named in details from an FBI probe into state Sen. Leland Yee and Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
Zula Jones, left, and Nazly Mohajer, right, were reportedly recorded saying questionable things. (Luke Thomas-Fog City Journal/Special to S.F. Examiner)

In Shrimp Boy drama, connection to earlier FBI probe of ‘pay to play’ in City Hall

A longtime city employee with ties to Mayor Ed Lee and a…

Zula Jones, left, and Nazly Mohajer, right, were reportedly recorded saying questionable things. (Luke Thomas-Fog City Journal/Special to S.F. Examiner)
SA plaque dedicated to Sululagi Palega Jr., who was shot and killed in 1994, sits at the Portola Recreation Center. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F Examiner)

SFMTA employee accused of selling guns to FBI, son killed in 1994 shooting

Star quarterback. Future Recreation and Park Department director. Hometown hero. Sululagi Palega…

SA plaque dedicated to Sululagi Palega Jr., who was shot and killed in 1994, sits at the Portola Recreation Center. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F Examiner)