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Additional allegations filed against former state Sen. Leland Yee
Additional allegations filed against former state Sen. Leland Yee

Former state Sen. Leland Yee’s legal troubles have worsened with a second superseding indictment issued by a federal grand jury alleging additional wrongdoing by the Democrat from San Francisco. Yee was indicted in March on charges of accepting $62,000 in campaign contributions in return for favors, and offering to arrange the sale of machine guns and shoulder-fired missiles to an undercover FBI agent posing as a mob figure. Yee has pleaded not guilty to the charges. The new indictment alleges that on July 16, 2013, Yee and Keith Jackson, his former campaign consultant, attempted to deposit three checks totaling $12,600 into Yee's secretary of state campaign account at Wells...

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