Closing arguments begin Tuesday in Nassau corruption trial

Posted: Updated:
MINEOLA -

Closing arguments will begin Tuesday in the federal corruption trial of former Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, his wife Linda and former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto.

The prosecution rested its case this morning, as the trial hit its 10th week.

Attorneys for the three defendants each declined to call any witnesses to the stand.

The judge has dismissed a variety of acquittal motions put forth by the defense.

Prosecutors will deliver their closing argument beginning at 9 a.m.

  • SlideshowsGalleriesMore>>

  • High-flying stunts at the 2019 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach

    High-flying stunts at the 2019 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach

    Sunday, May 26 2019 5:53 PM EDT2019-05-26 21:53:53 GMT
    Here's a roundup of photos of the high-flying stunts, crowds and food -- plus photos sent in by News 12 viewers!
    Here's a roundup of photos of the high-flying stunts, crowds and food -- plus photos sent in by News 12 viewers!
  • Live-action 'Aladdin' film flies into theaters

    Live-action 'Aladdin' film flies into theaters

    The live-action Aladdin film flew into theaters Friday.
    The live-action Aladdin film flew into theaters Friday.
  • Dog Day Fridays for May 24

    Dog Day Fridays for May 24

    Friday, May 24 2019 10:42 AM EDT2019-05-24 14:42:57 GMT
    This week's dogs are up for adoption at Almost Home Animal Rescue & Adoption. The shelter is located at 646 Medford Ave. in Patchogue. Their phone number is (631) 627-3665.This week's dogs are up for adoption at Almost Home Animal Rescue & Adoption. The shelter is located at 646 Medford Ave. in Patchogue. Their phone number is (631) 627-3665.
    This week's dogs are up for adoption at Almost Home Animal Rescue & Adoption. The shelter is located at 646 Medford Ave. in Patchogue. Their phone number is (631) 627-3665.This week's dogs are up for adoption at Almost Home Animal Rescue & Adoption. The shelter is located at 646 Medford Ave. in Patchogue. Their phone number is (631) 627-3665.
    This week's dogs are up for adoption at Almost Home Animal Rescue & Adoption. The shelter is located at 646 Medford Ave. in Patchogue. Their phone number is (631) 627-3665.
    This week's dogs are up for adoption at Almost Home Animal Rescue & Adoption. The shelter is located at 646 Medford Ave. in Patchogue. Their phone number is (631) 627-3665.
sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."