graft and conflicts of interest

January 03, 2018 - 11:12 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A jury deliberating the fate of a Turkish banker charged with helping Iran evade U.S. economic sanctions asked a judge Wednesday what happens if it reaches a verdict on only some charges in a trial that has angered Turkey government officials. The Manhattan federal court jury asked...
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Lee Jae-yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives at the Seoul High Court in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. Prosecutors are demanding a 12-year prison term for Lee for his conviction on bribery and other charge (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
December 27, 2017 - 6:45 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a 12-year prison term for Samsung's jailed billionaire heir, Lee Jae-yong, who maintained his innocence during an appeal of his conviction on bribery and other charges. In August, a lower court sentenced Lee to five years in...
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Lee Jae-yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives at the Seoul High Court in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. Prosecutors are demanding a 12-year prison term for Lee for his conviction on bribery and other charge (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
December 27, 2017 - 5:45 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a 12-year prison term for Samsung's jailed billionaire heir, Lee Jae-yong, who maintained his innocence during an appeal of his conviction on bribery and other charges. In August, a lower court sentenced Lee to five years in...
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Lee Jae-yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives at the Seoul High Court in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. Prosecutors are demanding a 12-year prison term for Lee for his conviction on bribery and other charge (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
December 27, 2017 - 5:35 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a 12-year prison term for Samsung's jailed billionaire heir Lee Jae-yong, who maintained his innocence during an appeal of his conviction on bribery and other charges. In August, a lower court sentenced Lee to five years in prison for...
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Lee Jae-yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives at the Seoul High Court in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. Prosecutors are demanding a 12-year prison term for Lee for his conviction on bribery and other charge (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
December 27, 2017 - 5:04 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a 12-year prison term for Samsung's jailed billionaire heir Lee Jae-yong, who reportedly maintained his innocence during an appeal of his conviction on bribery and other charges. In August, a lower court sentenced Lee to five years in...
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Lee Jae-yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives at the Seoul High Court in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. Prosecutors are demanding a 12-year prison term for Lee for his conviction on bribery and other charge (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
December 27, 2017 - 4:16 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a 12-year prison term for Samsung's jailed billionaire heir Lee Jae-yong for his conviction on bribery and other charges, according to a Seoul court hearing his appeal case. In August, a lower court sentenced Lee to five years...
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December 27, 2017 - 3:31 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Prosecutors are demanding a 12-year prison term for Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong for his conviction on bribery and other charges. The Seoul High Court says prosecutors made the request Wednesday during an appeal of a lower court's August sentencing of Lee to five years in...
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Manuel Burga, the former president of Peru's soccer federation, leaves federal court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Friday, Dec. 22, 2017. Two former South American soccer officials have been convicted of corruption charges at a U.S. trial stemming from the FIFA bribery scandal. Jurors remain undecided on Manuel Burga, of Peru, and will resume considering his case next week. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
December 26, 2017 - 6:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the FIFA bribery case (all times local): 12:45 p.m. An attorney says he knew the former South American soccer official he represents is innocent, but he expected a jury to convict him anyway. Bruce Udolf says the Brooklyn federal court jury asked a question about wire...
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Manuel Burga leaves federal court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. The former South American soccer official charged in a U.S. trial stemming from the FIFA bribery scandal was acquitted of a corruption charge Tuesday, after two others were convicted last week. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
December 26, 2017 - 4:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A former South American soccer official was acquitted in the FIFA bribery scandal on Tuesday and walked out of the courtroom saying he's finished with the world's most popular sport. The verdict clearing Manuel Burga, former president of Peru's soccer federation, of a single...
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Manuel Burga leaves federal court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. The former South American soccer official charged in a U.S. trial stemming from the FIFA bribery scandal was acquitted of a corruption charge Tuesday, after two others were convicted last week. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
December 26, 2017 - 2:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A former South American soccer official was acquitted in the FIFA bribery scandal on Tuesday and walked out of the courtroom saying he's finished with the world's most popular sport. The verdict clearing Manuel Burga, former president of Peru's soccer federation, of a single...
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