Suffolk IT commissioner accused of misconduct

Suffolk County's Information Technology Commissioner Donald Rodgers was arrested and charged on May 8, 2014 with official misconduct and offering a false instrument. The charges against Rodgers, 60, are connected to the Bellone administration's bid last year for a multimillion dollar software deal with computer giant Microsoft. (Credit: Newsday / John Paraskevas)

Suffolk County's information technology commissioner Donald Rodgers, 60, leaves First District Court in Central Islip after being arraigned Thursday, May 8, 2014, charged with two misdemeanors -- both official misconduct -- in connection with the Bellone administration's bid last year for a multimillion dollar software deal with Microsoft.

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