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Former US House Speaker Dennis Hastert indicted, resigns from Dickstein Shapiro

May 29, 2015, 06:15 am CDT

In a stunning development for the Illinois political establishment, a former speaker for the U.S. House of Representatives who had most recently been working at Dickstein Shapiro as a senior policy adviser was federally indicted Thursday by a Chicago grand jury. He resigned from the firm Thursday, according to the… full story

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