As investigations continue into Pedro Espada Jr’s corruption (since I never get that Red Ryder – I’m rearranging my xmas list for Pedro’s senate seat this year – can xmas elves arrange special elections?) – Pedro has apparently told his staffers to talk to his counsel before meeting with any investigators, you know, in case they are thinking of joining a whistle band or something…
Love that Pedro!
Espada, however, said it was all routine. “Employees are entitled to in-house legal counsel . . . The letter was a formality to remind them,” he said.
The AG’s office declined comment, but investigators know of the letter, said a source close to the probe of the $15 million Bronx nonprofit.