Ex-judge accused of accepting bribes from lawyer takes plea; expected to get 2 years in prison
A former Texas judge accused of taking bribes from a San Antonio lawyer pleaded guilty Monday in federal court in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to an honest services wire fraud charge.
A press release by U.S. Attorney Damon Martinez says McGinty is expected to get two years in prison when he is sentenced in July.
ABAJournal.com: “Ex-Texas judge indicted on charges he took bribes from lawyer”
San Antonio Express-News: “Feds want to include all recordings at ex-judge’s graft trial”