Councilmember turned felon, and now turned activist
Posts Tagged ‘Harry Thomas Jr.’
Gray appointees bail in time for severance packages.
HTJ staffer will do weekends in jail.
A police database failure kept key information from defenders and jeopardized a yet-to-be-determined number of criminal cases.
Second chances in the mayor's office, even for crooks
Dancing isn't a crime. But funding it might be.
"One of the baddest men in the universe," remembered
One commercial features Barack Obama, one doesn't.
LL's getting old. What else can he think now that former Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr., sentenced to three years in prison in 2012 for stealing from kids, has served almost his entire term?
With a little more than six months left on his sentence, the former Ward 5 councilmember was transferred over the weekend to a Maryland halfway house, according to [...]
Of all the reasons not to help one of the District's felonious pols with their schemes—the disgrace, the potential jail time—here's another: you'll get stuck footing the bill.
Consider the fate of Marshall D. Banks, a nonprofit operator who helped sticky-fingered former Ward 5 Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr. use his organization as a pass-through for $392,000 worth of city money. Thomas took $306,000, [...]