Oil, Money and Politics on Display at Stevens Trial

The government's case against Republican Sen. Ted Stevens, got underway Monday in Washington D.C. with jury selection, and could reveal details about politics in Alaska and connections between an oil company and Alaska's senior senator. Stevens, who is in the middle of a re-election campaign, was hit with a seven-count indictment on July 29 that accused him of lying on financial disclosure forms he was required to file with the U.S. Senate and concealing things of value he received from the...Full Story
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