Jury selection begins in "Blighted Officials" case
BATON ROUGE,LA (NBC33) - — Jury selection has begun in the trial of ex San Gabriel Mayor George Grace.
He's the last public official to be prosecuted in "Operation: Blighted Officials". He's accused of taking bribes to bring a fake garbage-can cleaning company to the city.
Several other city leaders in the area have been found guilty in the federal corruption trial. Jury selection will continue tomorrow.