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Attorney: Mark Ridley-Thomas `Shocked’ by Federal Charges, Denies Wrongdoing

Los Angeles City Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas was “shocked” by his federal indictment on conspiracy and bribery charges, his attorney said, insisting the powerful politician has never leveraged his elected posts for personal benefit. Ridley-Thomas has not personally spoken about the indictment that was announced Wednesday, but attorney Michael J. Proctor said in a statement that […]