Former New Orleans Mayor Indicted For Corruption

A federal grand jury on Friday indicted former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin on 21 charges of corruption, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reported. The corruption charges include bribery, money laundering and tax fraud, among others, according to the report.

The Times-Picayune reported last year that Nagin was the subject of an investigation by a federal grand jury.

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