FILE - In this June 24, 2011 file photo, Sen. Carl Kruger, D-Brooklyn, speaks in the Senate Chamber at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. A state official says Kruger is expected in court where he will plead... more 
FILE - In this June 24, 2011 file photo, Sen. Carl Kruger, D-Brooklyn, speaks in the Senate Chamber at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. A state official says Kruger is expected in court where he will plead guilty in a wide-ranging influence peddling case in Albany. Kruger has been facing charges he accepted more than $1 million in bribes from a variety of business people. He has been awaiting a federal trial in New York City. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Mike Groll, File
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