New Haven Police Commissioner Chris DePino said he won’t vote or participate in deliberations about the FBI’s bribery and theft probe of city narcotics cops because of a second hat he wears—Capitol lobbyist.

DePino serves on the Board of Police Commissioners, which oversees a department currently embroiled in an ongoing investigation that has already snared two members of the narcotics unit, with more arrests expected. (Click here for more on the scandal.)

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