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This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political corruption.
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Today: Friday May 1, 2015 – Thanks to Columbia Law School’s Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity, a Global Cities conference was help on joining forces against corruption. It was gathering from April 23 – 25, 2015, where officials from New York City to Nairobi to Mexico City could come together to discuss the strategies and actions taken to prosecute corrupt municipal and even corporate leaders in their city.
Today, tune in to hear more on the breakthrough investigation of BX Assembly member Stevenson by the Attorney’s Office of the Southern District of NY. We get the inside scoop of the importance of someone willing to work with officials in catching corrupt politicians “in the act”.
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