Attorney Alexander Silvert joins producer/host Coralie Chun Matayoshi to discuss:

  • how evidence against former lawmakers Kalani English and Ty Cullen were likely obtained
  • terms of the plea agreements including waiving rights to a trial and appeal, making full financial disclosure, and cooperating with the federal prosecutor
  • penalties including prison, fines, forfeiture, and partial loss of pension, and
  • factors in sentencing including amount of money involved, number of occurrences, and providing evidence against others.