http://www.csmonitor.com/2003/0812/p02s01-usju.html Judge Gerald Garson of Brooklyn was arrested last spring on charges of accepting "money and gifts in exchange for giving preferential treatment" to a lawyer. This week, he was named in a bribery charge, the Christian Science Monitor says. The Monitor says the case is part of a "full investigation into judicial corruption and into the borough's Democratic machine" that is "expected to overhaul judicial selection in New York, and perhaps provide a model for reform nationwide . . .
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