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Closeted Brooklyn state Sen. Carl Kruger Outed, Traded Political Favors For Bribes

Bruce Golding, Rich Calder and Dan Mangan from The NY Post Report:

Closeted Brooklyn state Sen. Carl Kruger, a Democratic powerhouse, traded political favors for more than $1 million in bribes over the last five years — which his live-in boyfriend helped launder, the feds charged yesterday.

The NY Post Continues:

“Kruger was closest with Michael Turano. The two men were in nearly daily contact, Kruger picked Turano up from work, and people even called Kruger’s cellphone in order to reach Turano,” Bharara noted. A source close to the investigation told The Post that Kruger — who voted against a state gay-marriage bill last year — was particularly “intimate” with Michael Turano.

And a criminal complaint written by FBI Special Agent Julie Brown said, “Kruger acted — and was treated in many ways — like a member of the Turano family, and Kruger effectively functioned as a member of their household.

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