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DeLay booked, photographed on arrest warrant

Rep. Tom DeLay (R-Texas), the deposed House majority leader, turned himself in on a Texas arrest warrant.

DeLay flew to the Houston courtroom on a private jet yesterday morning. He was booked, photographed, fingerprinted and released.

DeLay is charged with money-laundering and conspiracy in connection with corporate funds he allegedly diverted to candidates in Texas. State law prohibits the use of corporate money in elections.

Get the Story:
DeLay Booked in Houston on Money-Laundering, Conspiracy Charges (The Washington Post 10/21)
DeLay Quietly Surrenders to a Texas Sheriff (The New York Times 10/21)

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