Ex-state senator charged with bribery, filing false income tax return


CHICAGO, Ill. (NEXSTAR) — Federal prosecutors have charged former state Sen. Martin Sandoval Monday with bribery and filing a false tax return.

Federal investigators raided Sandoval’s home and offices back in September.

The new charges revolve around Sandoval’s support for red-light cameras.

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