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Two Sentenced for Attempting to Bribe Law Enforcement to Overlook Illegal Marijuana Cultivation

(UPDATE — OCTOBER 13, 2022, 11:39 AM PST) This story has been updated to include additional sentencing information. A California man and a Minnesota woman, who are reportedly siblings, were

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$63 Million Mega-Mansion Purchased with Armenian Corruption Scheme Proceeds – FBI Task Force

HOLMBY HILLS – A complaint filed on Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, whereby the United States alleges that businessman Sedrak Arustamyan said Gagik

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Bribery Sting Finds Bribes Buried in Back Yard – Former Councilmember Pleads Guilty

Photo: Ricardo Pacheco (Keith Birmingham, San Gabriel Valley Tribune/SCNG) BALDWIN PARK – A former member of the City Council, since 1997, pleaded guilty to bribery charges stemming from an FBI

Celebrity News

R. Kelly Hit With Aaliyah Fake ID Allegation … Feds Add to Indictment

TMZ recently reported the following update in R. Kelly’s federal case. “R. Kelly’s now facing a new allegation in one of his federal cases, and it involves his 1994 marriage

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Lori Laughlin and Ten Others Charged with Additional Penalties for Federal Program Bribery

Photo: Lori Laughlin (MATTHEW HEALEY/UPI/Newscom) CELEBRITY/LOS ANGELES – “Fuller House” star Lori Laughlin and 10 others, including her designer husband Mossimo Giannulli, are looking at some serious charges handed down

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College Admission Scam Brings Racketeering Charges for Athletic Fraud, Bribery

LOS ANGELES – When students were admitted to Ivy-League colleges under false pretenses, the inevitable happened. William Rick Singer (59) of Newport Beach, with an office in Sacramento, was arrested

California Celebrity News

Actress Lori Loughlin and others arrested in multi-million dollar college bribery scandal

ABOVE: Actresses Felicity Huffman (L) and Lori Loughlin (R) are two of over four dozen accused of participating in the scheme LOS ANGELES — Actress Lori Loughlin has been taken into

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Ex-State Inspector Charged with Bribery

LOS ANGELES — 49-year-old Michell DeGrate formerly worked as a state inspector, during which time she has now been charged with accepting bribes during the time of her employment. 13

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Federal Extortion And Bribery In Compton Marijuana Shop

Michael Kimbrew LOS ANGELES – Michael Kimbrew (44) of Carson was arrested yesterday morning by special agents with the FBI on federal extortion and bribery charges after allegedly taking $5,000


School Board Members Charged with Bribery

A 10-month investigation by Merced County District Attorney Investigators has culminated in arrest warrants being issued for 54-year-old Greg Opinski and 68-year-old Tommy Jones, two school district faculty members implicated