FILE - This Jan. 9, 2018 file photo shows Pamela Harris as she leaves Brooklyn Federal court with attorney, Jerry H. Goldfeder, left, in New York. The former New York lawmaker accused of ripping off an arts nonprofit and a disaster relief fund has pleaded guilty Tuesday, June 12, 2018 to federal fraud charges. Harris was accused of pocketing $25,000 in federal funds by falsely claiming Superstorm Sandy chased her from her Coney Island residence in 2012.
FILE - This Jan. 9, 2018 file photo shows Pamela Harris as she leaves Brooklyn Federal court with attorney, Jerry H. Goldfeder, left, in New York. The former New York lawmaker accused of ripping off an arts nonprofit and a disaster relief fund has pleaded guilty Tuesday, June 12, 2018 to federal fraud charges. Harris was accused of pocketing $25,000 in federal funds by falsely claiming Superstorm Sandy chased her from her Coney Island residence in 2012. Mary Altaffer, File AP Photo
FILE - This Jan. 9, 2018 file photo shows Pamela Harris as she leaves Brooklyn Federal court with attorney, Jerry H. Goldfeder, left, in New York. The former New York lawmaker accused of ripping off an arts nonprofit and a disaster relief fund has pleaded guilty Tuesday, June 12, 2018 to federal fraud charges. Harris was accused of pocketing $25,000 in federal funds by falsely claiming Superstorm Sandy chased her from her Coney Island residence in 2012. Mary Altaffer, File AP Photo

Ex-lawmaker pleads guilty to misusing Superstorm Sandy funds

June 12, 2018 05:50 PM