Michael Applebaum

This morning, Montreal Mayor Michael Applebaum was arrested on 14 charges, including conspiracy and corruption, largely in connection with bribes exchanged in two real-estate deals in a borough where he served as mayor for ten years. Though the news has caused a stir, it should not have surprised anyone: Applebaum’s arrest is merely the latest in a series of corruption scandals involving Montreal officials on various levels, not to mention the mafia.

READ MORE >>

SHARE HIGHLIGHT

0 CHARACTERS SELECTED

TWEET THIS

POST TO TUMBLR