bribery

Larry Householder, the Republican former Speaker of the Ohio House, is currently facing up to 20 years in prison for his alleged role in a billion-dollar bribery scheme.
"Why is it called bribing your child and not kid pro quo?"
Jie “Jack” Zhao is accused of making multiple payments to then-coach Peter Brand in an effort to get his sons admitted as fencing recruits.
The Ohio House of Representatives, held by a GOP majority, voted to remove Larry Householder from his leadership post following his arrest.
Lori Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, are set to plead guilty to charges related to the college admissions scandal.
Mark Sandy, a White House budget officer, defied Trump's instructions not to testify.
"Any other American who offered cash to the jury before a trial would go to prison for felony bribery," writes attorney Richard Painter.
An employee leading the agency’s work restoring power in Puerto Rico allegedly got hotel rooms and other gifts from a company head responsible for electrical recovery work.
John Vandemoer was sentenced to just one day in prison, but the judge dismissed it as already served.
"His preference is secretary of the Army," Paul Manafort wrote Jared Kushner about his banker, Stephen Calk.