Ray Nagin

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, center, leaves federal court after being sentenced in New Orleans, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

In New Orleans, a 10-year sentence for Ray Nagin

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — When Ray Nagin was elected mayor in 2002, there was real hope that he was a break from the city’s sleazy past. Three years later, with his city awash in foul […]

07/09/2014

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman, File)

Ex-New Orleans mayor convicted of taking bribes

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former News Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, best remembered for his impassioned pleas for help after the levees broke during Hurricane Katrina, was convicted Wednesday of accepting bribes in exchange for helping […]

02/12/2014

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin

Ex-New Orleans mayor charged with bribery, fraud

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was indicted Friday on 21 corruption charges including wire fraud, bribery and money laundering.

01/18/2013

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