Corruption case for former Sen. Maziarz will not be thrown out

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) – The corruption case for former state senator George Maziarz will not be thrown out.

A judge in Albany denied the motion to dismiss the charges by the State Attorney General’s office on Friday.

The former lawmaker’s attorneys had argued that Maziarz had been the victim of a selective prosecution, asking for the case to be thrown away.

Maziarz’ trial will begin in September. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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