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BREAKING NEWS:  The U.S. Attorney's Office is reporting on its Twitter page that Sheldon Silver has been indicted by a federal grand jury.  More details will follow.
From SDNY Twitter page:
Federal grand jury in SDNY returns indictment in U...
Sheldon Silver Arrested
UPDATE: Jan. 22, 2015 (8:32am) - The NY Daily News reporting Silver is now in federal custody.
Longtime New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is expected to be arrested today on corruption related charges, according to a report from the New York Times.