Harvey Whittemore Tries To Get Conviction OverturnedOne-time power broker lobbyist sentenced in campaign contribution case
Whittemore Goes To Prison August 6thFormer Nevada developer and lobbyist Harvey Whittemore has been ordered to begin serving a two-year prison sentence this summer his illegal campaign contributions to Sen. Harry Reid after a judge concluded his conviction is unlikely to be overturned.
Developer Gets 2 Years In Nev. Campaign Cash Case Ex-Nevada power broker Harvey Whittemore admitted he was "arrogant and naive" but insisted "I'm not greedy" before a judge sentenced him Monday to two years in prison for funneling more than $130,000 in illegal campaign funds to Sen. Harry Reid's re-election committee in 2007.
Whittemore Wants Sentencing HearingLobbyist wants probation, not prison time.
Reid Donor Found Guilty, Mistrial On One ChargeA judge has declared a mistrial on one charge against a former Nevada developer who was convicted earlier in the day of three counts of making illegal campaign contributions to Sen. Harry Reid
Reid Contributor Trial DelayedA federal judge in Reno has temporarily halted Harvey Whittemore's trial on campaign finance charges
Reid Contributor Trial ContinuesWas it an offer they couldn't refuse from their multimillionaire boss doing the bidding for arguably the most powerful man in the U.S. Congress?
Lobbyist Linked To Reid Fails To Build Single Home In 12 Years In 43,000-Acre DevelopmentA dozen years ago, lobbyist-turned-developer Harvey Whittemore unveiled plans to turn a huge swath of the southern Nevada desert 50 miles north of Las Vegas into the state's largest master-planned community.
Whittemore Accused Of Embezzling From Ex-PartnersFormer business partners of Nevada developer and lobbyist Harvey Whittemore have sued him, claiming he embezzled and misappropriated more than $40 million.
Homebuilder Sued Over Unfinished DevelopmentThe developer of the master-planned Coyote Springs community about 60 miles northeast of Las Vegas has sued homebuilder partner Pardee Homes.