U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara today unsealed a criminal complaint that, in a sweeping corruption case, accuses the major Buffalo Billion economic development contract being tainted by allegations of bid-rigging and bribes. He is holding a news conference at noon, and The News' Tom Precious will be reporting live from the scene once it begins. Follow along below.
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