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Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell at his public corruption trial. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Ex-Va. Governor: Favors Were Routine Courtesies, Not Bribery

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says in court papers that the favors he did for a wealthy businessman were routine courtesies and not part of a bribery scheme.

04/08/2015

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Ex-Corrections Officer at D.C. Jail Sentenced for Bribery

A former corrections officer has been sentenced to more than 2 years in prison for taking bribes to smuggle contraband into a Washington jail.

03/26/2015

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Army Contracting Official Pleads Guilty to Taking Bribes

An Army civilian contracting official has pleaded guilty to demanding $500,000 in bribes from a private company seeking to renew a $100 million contract.

03/12/2015

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Navy Commander Pleads Guilty In Massive Bribery Case

Jose Luis Sanchez admitted to accepting cash bribes and sexual favors in exchange for confidential information.

01/06/2015

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Ex-Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Bribery

A former corrections officer has pleaded guilty to accepting money to smuggle contraband into a D.C. jail.

11/13/2014

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Ex-Baltimore Transit Official Charged With Bribery

A federal grand jury has indicted a Baltimore transportation chief on bribery and money laundering charges.

10/30/2014

The U.S. Treasury Department has blacklisted two North Korean shipping companies that operated a ship seized by Panama last year for carrying undeclared military equipment from Cuba.  (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Va. GOP Accused Of Bribing Dem Senator, Daughter With Top Jobs

Virginia Republicans are being accused of bribing off a Democratic state senator by offering he and his daughter prestigious jobs in exchange for his resignation – giving the GOP control of the chamber and the ability to strike down Medicaid expansion through the Affordable Care Act.

06/09/2014

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DC Corrections Officer Charged With Bribery

Federal prosecutors say a corrections officer has been arrested and charged with bribery for allegedly smuggling contraband into a Washington jail, the second officer arrested this month.

04/30/2014

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Feds: Clear Cut Bribery Case Against Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell

Federal prosecutors say their case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is a clear-cut example of political corruption by any reasonable definition.

04/25/2014

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D.C. Corrections Officer Charged With Bribery

Federal prosecutors say a corrections officer at a Washington jail has been charged with smuggling a cellphone to an inmate for money.

04/22/2014

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