Administrator’s Note: Former San Bernardino County Third District Supervisor Neil Derry must be shaking his head at this one. He was criminally prosecuted for a $5,000 contribution. In this $40,000 affair, the Fair Political Practices Commission is handling the entire matter. The elements missing from this equation? San Bernardino County District Attorney Michael Ramos and Former Senior Assistant Attorney General Gary Schons. Ramos and Schons, who now works for the San Diego County District Attorney after backing Steve Cooley for AG, reportedly became good drinking buddies.
By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times
December 14, 2012
SACRAMENTO — State authorities have accused two brothers who served together as Republican legislators of illegally laundering $40,000 in political donations.
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