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NOLA Council Leader Resigns, Admits Bribes

Aug 14, 2007 (News & Notes ) — New Orleans City Councilman Oliver Thomas suddenly resigned his post yesterday, admitting that he accepted a bribe from a city contractor. For more, Farai Chideya talks with David Meeks, city editor of The Times-Picayune newspaper.

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