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NY Cavalcade of Corruption Continues

MANHATTAN (CN) - A former New York City school bus inspector was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison on Thursday for bribing and extorting bus companies who had contracts with city schools. Milton Smith, 56, of Tobyhanna, Pa., is the seventh NYC Department of Education worker to be convicted or found guilty of bribery or extortion in the school bus caper, which ran from 2000 to 2004.


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