Ex-Yonkers city councilwoman faces last hearing before trial

advertisement | advertise on newsday

NEW YORK - A former Yonkers city councilwoman is getting closer to going to trial for corruption charges.

Sandy Annabi was in federal court this afternoon for a final pre-trial hearing before her bribery and extortion trial starts Feb. 15. The Democrat ex-council member is accused of taking about $170,000 to change her council vote on two controversial developments, including the huge Ridge Hill project.

Annabi has denied all charges.

Lawyers question Sandy Annabi's indictment on bribery

Ex-Yonkers councilwoman in court on corruption charges

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Federal judge accuses Annabi lawyer of lying

New court date set for ex-Yonkers Councilwoman Annabi

You also may be interested in: