By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
The United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Alabama on Wednesday announced a noon press conference for Thursday.
According to his defense counsel, charges are expected tomorrow against Joel Gilbert, a partner at Birmingham law firm Balch & Bingham LLP, in connection legal services he provided his client the Drummond Company.
Former State Rep. Oliver Robinson, D-Birmingham, has pleaded guilty to bribery, corruption, fraud, and tax evasion in connection to his efforts to try to block the expansion of a North Birmingham EPA Superfund site to include the neighborhoods of Tarrant and Inglenook.