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Ex-NY Assembly Speaker to Be Sentenced in Corruption Case

In this Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, file photo, former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver arrives at the courthouse in New York. Silver, who was convicted of fraud and extortion, was disbarred Tuesday, March 29, 2016, by the Appellate Division of the state Supreme Court in Manhattan. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
In this Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, file photo, former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver arrives at the courthouse in New York. Silver, who was convicted of fraud and extortion, was disbarred Tuesday, March 29, 2016, by the Appellate Division of the state Supreme Court in Manhattan. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

NEW YORK—Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is set to learn how long he’ll spend in prison following his conviction in a $5 million...




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