Powerful Illinois Politician Responds to Photo Enforcement Bribery Charge
Sep 24, 2022 • 17:27
Illinois State Senator […] appeared in federal court today on charges that he took bribes from the politically connected red light camera provider Safespeed. Appearing before US District Judge Andrea R. Wood, Jones entered a not guilty plea in response to allegations that he took cash from the photo enforcement firm’s co-founder in return for legislative actions that promoted automated enforcement. [He] i[s] the tenth to be charged in the ongoing Safespeed scandal.