Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams on Monday reported receiving $160,050 in gifts from 2010 to 2015, a financial windfall he previously omitted from mandatory annual statements of financial interests.For you rookies out there: don't try this at home you might get indicted.
The gifts range from personal to professional.
Williams reported receiving a free $45,000 roof repair on his home from a New Jersey builder, cash gifts of $1,500 and $10,000 from friends, and $20,800 in free airfare and lodging for vacations to Key West, Las Vegas, Virginia, and the Dominican Republic.
Williams also received $10,000 in travel expenses for an Eisenhower Fellowship program in Australia and South Africa, $5,000 from the Ministry of Justice of Thailand to travel there to teach leadership classes, and free trips to several state and national prosecutorial forums.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams on Monday reported receiving $160,050 in gifts from 2010 to 2015
The Philadelphia Inquirer reports:
Posted by Steve Bartin at 3:59 AM